Sickle Cell Disease News and Research

Latest Sickle Cell Disease News and Research

Woman's placenta new source for harvesting stem cells

Woman's placenta new source for harvesting stem cells

Hospital refuses admission to young adults with thalassemia and sickle cell disease

Hospital refuses admission to young adults with thalassemia and sickle cell disease

Screening to help prevent stroke in kids increases, but limited access a problem

Screening to help prevent stroke in kids increases, but limited access a problem

New guidelines for prescribing opioid pain drugs

New guidelines for prescribing opioid pain drugs

New guideline for prescribing opioid pain drugs published

New guideline for prescribing opioid pain drugs published

Ultrasound helps prevent stroke in children with sickle cell disease

Ultrasound helps prevent stroke in children with sickle cell disease

Studies examine quality of care for hospitalized sickle cell disease patients

Studies examine quality of care for hospitalized sickle cell disease patients

Clinical study shows that drug improves endothelial function in sickle cell disease patients

Clinical study shows that drug improves endothelial function in sickle cell disease patients

Breakthrough in sickle cell disease and thalassemia research

Breakthrough in sickle cell disease and thalassemia research

Gene therapy used to alleviate sickle cell disease pathology

Gene therapy used to alleviate sickle cell disease pathology

Children with sickle cell disease have inadequate healthcare

Children with sickle cell disease have inadequate healthcare

New approach to bone marrow transplantation found to be a safe and effective cure for sickle cell disease

New approach to bone marrow transplantation found to be a safe and effective cure for sickle cell disease

New sickle cell unrelated transplant trial

New sickle cell unrelated transplant trial

Federal health plan, Medicare do not cover routine HIV screening as recommended by CDC

Federal health plan, Medicare do not cover routine HIV screening as recommended by CDC

New understanding of fetal hemoglobin regulation in patients with sickle cell disease

New understanding of fetal hemoglobin regulation in patients with sickle cell disease

Premature babies feel pain but don't show it

Premature babies feel pain but don't show it

Hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell underused by doctors

Hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell underused by doctors

Aggregates of red and white blood cells may contribute to sickle cell disease

Aggregates of red and white blood cells may contribute to sickle cell disease

Bosentan drugs offers new approach to limiting organ damage in sickle cell disease

Bosentan drugs offers new approach to limiting organ damage in sickle cell disease

Cause of prolonged penile erection

Cause of prolonged penile erection