Melanie A. Osby, MD
Title Assistant Professor
Institution Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Department Surgery
School College of Medicine
Address 1731 E. 120th Street

Education & Training
NIH Awarded Grants
Project TitleProject NumberFY
1. Ou HY, Kuang SN, He X, Molgora BM, Ewing PJ, Deng Z, Osby M, Chen W, Xu HH. Complete genome sequence of hypervirulent and outbreak-associated Acinetobacter baumannii strain LAC-4: epidemiology, resistance genetic determinants and potential virulence factors. Sci Rep. 2015 Mar 02; 5:8643.
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2. Karamanos E, Talving P, Skiada D, Osby M, Inaba K, Lam L, Albuz O, Demetriades D. Is prehospital endotracheal intubation associated with improved outcomes in isolated severe head injury? A matched cohort analysis. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2014 Feb; 29(1):32-6.
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3. Osby M, Barton P, Lam CN, Tran MH. Acid-citrate-dextrose Formula A versus heparin as primary catheter lock solutions for therapeutic apheresis. Transfusion. 2014 Mar; 54(3):735-43.
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4. Koppel A, Lim S, Osby M, Garratty G, Goldfinger D. Rituximab as successful therapy in a patient with refractory paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria. Transfusion. 2007 Oct; 47(10):1902-4.
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5. Osby MA, Saxena S, Nelson J, Shulman I. Safe handling and administration of blood components: review of practical concepts. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007 May; 131(5):690-4.
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6. Saxena S, Nelson JM, Osby M, Shah M, Kempf R, Shulman IA. Ensuring timely completion of type and screen testing and the verification of ABO/Rh status for elective surgical patients. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007 Apr; 131(4):576-81.
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7. Shulman IA, Osby M. Storage and transfusion of infected autologous blood or components: a survey of North American laboratories. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Aug; 129(8):981-3.
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8. Osby M, Shulman IA. Phenotype matching of donor red blood cell units for nonalloimmunized sickle cell disease patients: a survey of 1182 North American laboratories. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Feb; 129(2):190-3.
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Funding Opportunities

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  • Blood Banks

  • Blood Donors

  • Blood Component Removal

  • Citric Acid

  • Heparin

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