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Experimental drug Revlimid showing promise as treatment for myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)

Experimental drug Revlimid showing promise as treatment for myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)

New understanding of the causes for symptoms of sickle cell disease

New understanding of the causes for symptoms of sickle cell disease

Significant advance toward understanding lifelong process of blood cell formation

Significant advance toward understanding lifelong process of blood cell formation

Bioartificial kidney containing billions of donor kidney cells under study at the Medical College of Georgia

Bioartificial kidney containing billions of donor kidney cells under study at the Medical College of Georgia

Mutated gene may provide better idea of how cancer develops and progresses

Mutated gene may provide better idea of how cancer develops and progresses

Study finds new method can improve chemo survival

Study finds new method can improve chemo survival

Key molecular signal allows malarial parasites to target human red blood cells

Key molecular signal allows malarial parasites to target human red blood cells

New advances in sickle cell disease

New advances in sickle cell disease

Children with sickle cell disease who are at risk for a stroke need ongoing blood transfusions to reduce their risk

Children with sickle cell disease who are at risk for a stroke need ongoing blood transfusions to reduce their risk

Genetic mutations and cellular modifications may provide clues to the associations between slight genetic abnormalities and often fatal diseases

Genetic mutations and cellular modifications may provide clues to the associations between slight genetic abnormalities and often fatal diseases

Positive results from phase 2 trial of Telintra, drug candidate in myelodysplastic syndrome

Positive results from phase 2 trial of Telintra, drug candidate in myelodysplastic syndrome

Data from phase II study of Trisenox (arsenic trioxide) injection in myelodysplasia

Data from phase II study of Trisenox (arsenic trioxide) injection in myelodysplasia

Study focused on patients with chemotherapy-related anemia

Study focused on patients with chemotherapy-related anemia

Mad cow disease prions can be removed from blood

Mad cow disease prions can be removed from blood

Peripheral blood transplants from donors may be more harmful than bone marrow transplants in pediatric leukemia patients

Peripheral blood transplants from donors may be more harmful than bone marrow transplants in pediatric leukemia patients

Researchers are one step closer to understanding how blood cells develop through the use of human embryonic stem cells

Researchers are one step closer to understanding how blood cells develop through the use of human embryonic stem cells

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

New study of blood substitute for use in trauma cases

New study of blood substitute for use in trauma cases

Small delay after birth when cutting umbilical cord of a premature baby appears to lessen chances of bleeding

Small delay after birth when cutting umbilical cord of a premature baby appears to lessen chances of bleeding

Research in children has shown that blood loss after heart surgery can be minimized if fresh whole blood is used for transfusions

Research in children has shown that blood loss after heart surgery can be minimized if fresh whole blood is used for transfusions