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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

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

New research points to potential new treatments for sickle cell disease

New research points to potential new treatments for sickle cell disease

Exposure to carcinogens called arylamines is associated with bladder cancer risk in both smokers and nonsmokers

Exposure to carcinogens called arylamines is associated with bladder cancer risk in both smokers and nonsmokers

Compound derived from fruit and vegetables could be used to improve the effects of an established cancer drug

Compound derived from fruit and vegetables could be used to improve the effects of an established cancer drug

Boosting the blood count in conjunction with radiation therapy doesn't improve survival for head and neck cancer patients

Boosting the blood count in conjunction with radiation therapy doesn't improve survival for head and neck cancer patients

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

Vanilla may become a drug to treat sickle cell disease

Vanilla may become a drug to treat sickle cell disease

Study hints at antioxidants being able to prevent and restore hearing loss

Study hints at antioxidants being able to prevent and restore hearing loss