|| Researchers Correct Sickle Cell Disease in Mice |
NIH scientists have corrected sickle cell disease in adult mice. Scientists activated the production of a special blood component. "This discovery provides an important new target for future...
|| Sickle Cell Trait Not Kidney Disease Risk Factor |
Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center report that sickle cell trait is not a risk factor for the development of severe kidney disease in African-Americans. This study, published ...
|| Risk of Sickle Cell Trait in Young Athletes |
Young African-American athletes with sickle cell trait might be naive to sudden death, most commonly during football training.
The sickle cell trait (SCT), which affects approximat...