Sickle Cell Disease News and Research

Latest Sickle Cell Disease News and Research

Predictors for sickle-cell-anemia complications

Predictors for sickle-cell-anemia complications

Researchers investigate predictors for sickle-cell-anemia complications

Researchers investigate predictors for sickle-cell-anemia complications

Hydroxyurea for sickle cell patients

Hydroxyurea for sickle cell patients

Novel small molecule therapy shows benefit for anemic patients via hydration of red blood cells

Novel small molecule therapy shows benefit for anemic patients via hydration of red blood cells

Variation in the BCL11A gene linked to moderated symptoms of beta-thalassemia

Variation in the BCL11A gene linked to moderated symptoms of beta-thalassemia

Sickle cell disease pain study

Sickle cell disease pain study

Authorities in the U.S. say hold back on children's Hib vaccine

Authorities in the U.S. say hold back on children's Hib vaccine

Cancer cell line developed that is resistant to new cancer therapy

Cancer cell line developed that is resistant to new cancer therapy

Children with sickle cell disease, silent strokes show some relief with blood transfusions

Children with sickle cell disease, silent strokes show some relief with blood transfusions

Discovery of new hemoglobin function

Discovery of new hemoglobin function

Anticlotting drug found to be safe in sickle cell patients

Anticlotting drug found to be safe in sickle cell patients

Hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier shows promise as treatment for sickle cell disease

Hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier shows promise as treatment for sickle cell disease

New method to estimate sickle cell disease severity

New method to estimate sickle cell disease severity

Include children in research to make breakthroughs in child medicine

Include children in research to make breakthroughs in child medicine

Steroidal hormones for contraception in women with sickle cell disease

Steroidal hormones for contraception in women with sickle cell disease

BioMarin starts phase 2a study of 6R-BH4 in sickle cell disease

BioMarin starts phase 2a study of 6R-BH4 in sickle cell disease

Serious illness among children with sickle cell disease reduced with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

Serious illness among children with sickle cell disease reduced with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

GenoMed prevents sickle cell pain for over a year

GenoMed prevents sickle cell pain for over a year

Stroke risk for sickle cell children with early complications

Stroke risk for sickle cell children with early complications

Cure for sickle cell pain

Cure for sickle cell pain