Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Committee (NHL)

Committee Chairman:

Andishe Attarbaschi

Committee Members:

N/A

Clinical Trials:

Open:

B-NHL BFM / NOPHO trial 2013 (Study Chairs: B. Burkhardt, Germany – K. Mellgren, Sweden)

Completed:

I-BFM NHL LL 2009 (Study Chair: J. Sterba, Slovakia)

B-NHL BFM 2004 (Study Chair: A. Reiter, Germany)

Planned:

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL trial in lymphoblastic lymphoma (Study Chair: B. Burkhardt, Germany)

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL trial in ALCL (Study Chair: W. Wössmann, Germany)

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL registry for rare NHL subtypes (follicular lymphoma, marginal zone lymphoma and peripheral T-cell lymphoma) (Study Chair: A. Attarbaschi, Austria)

Activities/Projects:

Open:

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on marginal zone lymphoma (A. Attarbaschi)

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on the role of stem cell transplantation in relapsed and refractory NHL (B. Burkhardt, A. Balduzzi)

Closed:

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on follicular lymphoma

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on peripheral T-cell lymphoma

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on NHL in patients with pre-existing disorders

Planned:

I-BFM NHL – EICNHL study on second malignancies after NHL

Recent Publications:

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and pre-existing conditions: spectrum, clinical characteristics and outcome in 213 children and adolescents. Attarbaschi A, Carraro E, Abla O, Barzilai-Birenboim S, Bomken S, Brugieres L, Bubanska E, Burkhardt B, Chiang AK, Csoka M, Fedorova A, Jazbec J, Kabickova E, Krenova Z, Lazic J, Loeffen J, Mann G, Niggli F, Miakova N, Osumi T, Ronceray L, Uyttebroeck A, Williams D, Wössmann W, Wrobel G, Pillon M; European Intergroup for Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (EICNHL) and the International Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster (i-BFM) Study Group. Haematologica. 2016 Dec; 101(12):1581-1591.

Non-anaplastic peripheral T cell lymphoma in children and adolescents-an international review of 143 cases. Mellgren K, Attarbaschi A, Abla O, Alexander S, Bomken S, Bubanska E, Chiang A, Csóka M, Fedorova A, Kabickova E, Kapuscinska-Kemblowska L, Kobayashi R, Krenova Z, Meyer-Wentrup F, Miakova N, Pillon M, Plat G, Uyttebroeck A, Williams D, Wróbel G, Kontny U; European Intergroup for Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (EICNHL) and the international Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster (i-BFM) Group. Ann Hematol. 2016 Aug; 95(8):1295-305.

Children and adolescents with follicular lymphoma have an excellent prognosis with either limited chemotherapy or with a “Watch and wait” strategy after complete resection. Attarbaschi A, Beishuizen A, Mann G, Rosolen A, Mori T, Uyttebroeck A, Niggli F, Csoka M, Krenova Z, Mellgren K, Kabickova E, Chiang AK, Reiter A, Williams D, Burkhardt B; European Intergroup for Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (EICNHL) and the international Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster (i-BFM) Study Group. Ann Hematol. 2013 Nov; 92(11):1537-41.

Meetings:

Recent:

Once annually with the EICNHL

Once annually at the I-BFM meeting

Next:

May 10-12, 2017, Jerusalem, Israel

Contact:

Andishe Attarbaschi    andishe.attarbaschi@stanna.at