Beta Thalassemia

Pregnancy-Related Venous Thromboembolism [Hot Topic]

Hi, I’m Matt Binnicker, the Director of Clinical Virology and Vice Chair of Practice in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic. Did you know that venous…

Views: 330 By: Mayo Medical Laboratories
Cooley's Anemia Foundation

Thalassemia or cooleys anemia is a genetic blood disorder that can be fatal if not treated early, however the good news is there are simple tests that can show whether you are a carrier…

Views: 794 By: TheBalancingAct
Village to Raise a Child Entry - Youth Thalassemia Operation, Hanoi, Vietnam

Do you know that we have an excellent transportation system in our body? One of our vehicles is the red blood cell, the carrier of oxygen, which consisted of many hemoglobins. The hemoglobin…

Views: 2 589 By: Youth Thalassemia Operation
Engineers Made Fake DNA To Fix Genetic Disorders

What if you or someone you loved was born an inherited disorder and you were told it could be cured by a relatively simple treatment that included genetically correcting your DNA?!…

Views: 65 529 By: Seeker
Will Gene Therapy Cure Cancer?

Feeling under the weather? Just tweak a chromosome and you'll be all better. Gene therapy. Now I'm not talking about support groups for people who can't fit into the same…

Views: 69 625 By: Fw:Thinking