Thalassemia News and Research

Latest Thalassemia News and Research

Research to develop small-molecule drug that blocks excess iron absorption

Research to develop small-molecule drug that blocks excess iron absorption

Vitamin K prevents age-related conditions

Vitamin K prevents age-related conditions

Olympic gold medalist Shannon Miller to campaign for Stemcyte

Olympic gold medalist Shannon Miller to campaign for Stemcyte

New treatment for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell patients

New treatment for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell patients

Children's Hospital Oakland converts to Masimo Rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry technology

Children's Hospital Oakland converts to Masimo Rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry technology

InterMune receives $20 million event payment from Roche for initiating the Phase 2b trial of RG7227/ ITMN-191

InterMune receives $20 million event payment from Roche for initiating the Phase 2b trial of RG7227/ ITMN-191

Mother's immune system may block fetal treatments for blood diseases

Mother's immune system may block fetal treatments for blood diseases

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

Studies examine quality of care for hospitalized sickle cell disease patients

Studies examine quality of care for hospitalized sickle cell disease patients

Breakthrough in sickle cell disease and thalassemia research

Breakthrough in sickle cell disease and thalassemia research

New advance in the treatment of sickle cell anaemia

New advance in the treatment of sickle cell anaemia

Avoiding spleen removal for Cooley's anemia sufferers

Avoiding spleen removal for Cooley's anemia sufferers

Alpha thalassemia blood disease protects against malaria

Alpha thalassemia blood disease protects against malaria

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

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

Discovery of protein that plays a key role in the recycling of iron from blood

Discovery of protein that plays a key role in the recycling of iron from blood

Discovery of novel cause of iron overload in patients with thalassemia

Discovery of novel cause of iron overload in patients with thalassemia

New research may lead to future gene therapies for patients with sickle cell anemia and beta-thalassemia

New research may lead to future gene therapies for patients with sickle cell anemia and beta-thalassemia

First case of successful ovarian tissue transplantation between two, nonidentical sisters

First case of successful ovarian tissue transplantation between two, nonidentical sisters

Discovery of molecular pathway that detects and eliminates defective messenger RNAs from red blood cells

Discovery of molecular pathway that detects and eliminates defective messenger RNAs from red blood cells