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This category explores past, present and future research and news in sickle cell.

Open Letter to Nexim, Diamond Bank and Bank PHB

Open letter to the banks in Nigeria holding up Nicosan production: Please forward and paste over the internet. Thanks.

Diarra Misses World Cup Because of Sickle Cell

French midfielder Lassana Diarra misses the World Cup due to the sickle cell crises. But it's not the end of the world for him.

1st Annual Sickle Cell Warriors Cruise

Have you ever wanted to get together with a group of Sickle Cell Warriors, your family, and friends on a vacation where you got to share your life experiences? Well then, this cruise is specifically designed just for you.

Stop Mistreatment of Sickle Cell Patients in the Emergency Room

Question: G. Jones says, "What can we do to stop mistreatment of SCD patents in Hospital and being lable as Drug seekers. Like our pain...

Sickle Cell Free, Part 1: An Interview with Patient #19

Yes it's true. We can be cured from sickle cell. Learn all about the new stem cell transplant process from Raheem C. aka Patient No. 19.

SC and CBS 60 Minutes

On Sunday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. ET, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins and NIH senior investigator Dr. John Tisdale will be part of a CBS 60 Minutes segment on...

SCDC Webinar: Unite Sickle Cell

Sickle Cell Data Collection Program "Unite Sickle Cell: Collaboration and Community in Sickle Cell" Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:30 - 3:00 PM PDT Register now:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2843093377260613389   Presented by Dr. Nik Rashid...

Rare Disease Day Countdown!

Hello warriors! We have just over a week until February 28th, which is Rare Disease Day! In the US, a rare disease is defined as...

Stem Cell Questionaire

Get involved with a research study. Just a chance to do something to help the general scientific community

Sickle Cell Free, Part 4: Life After Stem Cell Transplant

This is the finale of the interview with Raheem C, the sickle cell patient who underwent a stem cell transplant and is now sickle cell free! Congratulations Raheem! Live free and be happy!
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