Medical News / From ASH Meeting 2019, Potential Sickle Cell Cure Targets BCL11A

There may soon be a cure for sickle cell disease. A team of investigators, led by Erica B. Esrick, MD, Children’s Hospital Boston, presented in a late-breaking abstract at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 2019 a pilot and feasibility gene therapy study demonstrating the safety of an infusion of BCH-BB694-transduced autologous CD34+ cells in patients with severe sickle cell disease. Source: MDMag. By reading more or clicking on the link below, you are leaving this site and going to another site run by another organization.

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