About the Authors

Maribel Forero-Castro, Cristina Robledo, Rocío Benito, María Abáigar, Ana África Martín, Jesús M. Hernández-Rivas
IBSAL, IBMCC, University of Salamanca, CSIC, Cancer Research Center, Salamanca, Spain

Maribel Forero-Castro
School of Biological Sciences (GEBIMOL), Pedagogical and Technological University of Colombia (UPTC), Tunja, Colombia

Ana África Martín, Luis A. Corchete-Sánchez, Jesús M. Hernández-Rivas
Department of Hematology, University Hospital of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

Maryam Arefi
Department of Hematology, Clinical University Hospital of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain

José Luis Fuster
Department of Pediatric Oncohematology, Clinical University Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

Natalia de las Heras
Department of Hematology, Virgen Blanca Hospital, León, Spain

Juan N. Rodríguez
Department of Hematology, Juan Ramón Jiménez Hospital, Huelva, Spain

Jonathan Quintero
Department of Hematology, Miguel Servet Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain

Susana Riesco
Department of Pediatric Oncohematology, University Hospital of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

Lourdes Hermosín
Department of Hematology, Jerez Hospital, Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Spain

Ignacio de la Fuente
Department of Hematology, Río Hortega Hospital, Valladolid, Spain

Isabel Recio
Department of Hematology, Nuestra Señora de Sonsoles Hospital, Avila, Spain

Jordi Ribera, José M. Ribera
Department of Hematology, ICO-Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Josep Carreras Research Institute, Badalona, Spain

Jorge Labrador
Department of Hematology, University Hospital of Burgos, Burgos, Spain

José M. Alonso
Department of Hematology, Rio Carrión Hospital, Palencia, Spain

Carmen Olivier
Department of Hematology, General Hospital of Segovia, Segovia, Spain

Magdalena Sierra
Department of Hematology, Virgen de la Concha Hospital, Zamora, Spain

Marta Megido
Department of Hematology, Bierzo Hospital, León/Ponferrada, Spain

Juana Ciudad Pizarro
Cytometry Service (NUCLEUS Research Support Platform), University of Salamanca (USAL), Salamanca, Spain

Juan Luis García
Institute of Health Science Studies of Castile and León (IESCYL), Salamanca, Spain

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMHR. Performed the experiments: MFC M. Abáigar. Analyzed the data: MFC CR RB JMHR LACS JLG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MFC CR RB JMHR LACS JLG. Wrote the paper: MFC CR RB M. Abáigar LACS JLG JMR JMHR. Provided clinical data from the patients: AAM M. Arefi JLF NH JNR JQ SR LH IF IR JR JL JMA CO MS MM JCP JMR JMHR. Collected and analyzed clinical and biological data: MFC JCP AÁM SR JMHR.