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Dr Sean MacPherson

PositionSenior Lecturer
DepartmentDepartment of Pathology and Biomedical Science (Christchurch)
QualificationsBSc(Hons), MB ChB(Hons), MRCP(Glasgow), FRCPath, PG Cert Med Ed
Research summaryHaemotology

Research

I am a clinician/researcher, and my training is in haematology. I am involved in research into laukaemia and medical education.

Publications

Carr, A. C., Spencer, E., Das, A., Meijer, N., Lauren, C., MacPherson, S., & Chambers, S. T. (2020). Patients undergoing myeloablative chemotherapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation exhibit depleted vitamin C status in association with febrile neutropenia. Nutrients, 12(6), 1879. doi: 10.3390/nu12061879

Hock, B. D., Mulholland, K. S., Ganly, P., McKenzie, J. L., Pearson, J. F., & Macpherson, S. A. (2019). Impact of increased access to novel agents on the survival of multiple myeloma patients treated at a single New Zealand centre. Internal Medicine Journal, 49, 598-606. doi: 10.1111/imj.14155

Purcell, R. V., Hock, B. D., Gardner, J., Goddard, L., MacPherson, S. A., & McKenzie, J. L. (2019). Analysis of human papillomavirus infection and leukaemic infiltrate in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma from patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. British Journal of Haematology, 186(4), e67-e71. doi: 10.1111/bjh.15907

Hock, B. D., Macpherson, S. A., & McKenzie, J. L. (2017). Idelalisib and caffeine reduce suppression of T cell responses mediated by activated chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells. PLoS ONE, 12(3), e0172858. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172858

Hock, B. D., McIntosh, N. D., McKenzie, J. L., Pearson, J. F., Simcock, J. W., & Macpherson, S. A. (2016). Incidence of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in a New Zealand population of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 46(12), 1414-1421. doi: 10.1111/imj.13261

Journal - Research Article

Carr, A. C., Spencer, E., Das, A., Meijer, N., Lauren, C., MacPherson, S., & Chambers, S. T. (2020). Patients undergoing myeloablative chemotherapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation exhibit depleted vitamin C status in association with febrile neutropenia. Nutrients, 12(6), 1879. doi: 10.3390/nu12061879

Hock, B. D., Mulholland, K. S., Ganly, P., McKenzie, J. L., Pearson, J. F., & Macpherson, S. A. (2019). Impact of increased access to novel agents on the survival of multiple myeloma patients treated at a single New Zealand centre. Internal Medicine Journal, 49, 598-606. doi: 10.1111/imj.14155

Hock, B. D., Macpherson, S. A., & McKenzie, J. L. (2017). Idelalisib and caffeine reduce suppression of T cell responses mediated by activated chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells. PLoS ONE, 12(3), e0172858. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172858

Hock, B. D., McIntosh, N. D., McKenzie, J. L., Pearson, J. F., Simcock, J. W., & Macpherson, S. A. (2016). Incidence of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in a New Zealand population of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 46(12), 1414-1421. doi: 10.1111/imj.13261

Hock, B. D., Macpherson, S. A., Fernyhough, L. J., & McKenzie, J. L. (2014). Chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells become both activated and immunosuppressive following interaction with CD3 and CD28 stimulated PBMC. Leukemia Research, 38(10), 1217-1223. doi: 10.1016/j.leukres.2014.06.004

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Journal - Research Other

Purcell, R. V., Hock, B. D., Gardner, J., Goddard, L., MacPherson, S. A., & McKenzie, J. L. (2019). Analysis of human papillomavirus infection and leukaemic infiltrate in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma from patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. British Journal of Haematology, 186(4), e67-e71. doi: 10.1111/bjh.15907

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