New report on Incidence of Sickle Cell Trait (SCT) & New Resources to Help
The sickle cell trait (SCT) toolkit is an online compilation of user friendly health education materials related to SCT. We are happy to have the opportunity to provide you or your organization with necessary tools and resources to educate yourself or the communities you serve about SCT. We hope that the information provided is both helpful and informative and empowers you or those you serve to take action
First Sickle Cell Patient Undergoes Gene Therapy
Bluebird Bio announced that the first subject with severe sickle cell disease has undergone infusion with LentiGlobin BB305 drug product in an autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
2014 Convention Live Webcast
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The White House Petition is Here!
The White House Petition to bring national attention to the Sickle Cell Treatment Act – H.R. Bill 5124 is up and it’s time for us all to roll up our sleeves and get to work in obtaining signatures.
SCDAA and the SCD Community is requesting that the President of the United States acknowledge and declare of Sickle Cell Disease as a national health priority; support legislative Bill - H.R. 5124 and return funding for SCD programs in the President’s budget.
SCDAA Partners with Groupon September 4, 2014
The SCDAA and Groupon are teaming up for ONE DAY ONLY!
Baxter Acquires AesRx, LLC, Including Its Investigational Sickle Cell Disease Treatment