Blogs

Check out our blogs. Make sure to bookmark this page as helpful topics on sickle cell disease research are added periodically.

  • Blog 8 – Basics Behind Gene Therapy

    You might’ve heard the words “gene therapy” research for sickle cell disease being mentioned a lot in the news lately. Are you wondering what it’s all about? Let’s get into …

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  • Blog 7 – How Sickle Cell Disease Affects More Than Just Red Blood Cells

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  • Blog 6: Different Approaches to Sickle Cell Disease – Let’s Talk About Them!

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  • Blog 5: Finding Trials for Sickle Cell Disease

    In blog 2, we talked about going to www.clinicaltrials.gov to see what kind of research is going on for sickle cell disease. Now, we want to make sure you know …

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  • Blog 4 – Part II: What It Means to Be in a Clinical Trial

    Curious as to what it means to be in a clinical trial?

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  • Blog 4 – Part I: Reasons to Join a Clinical Trial

    Wondering why people participate in sickle cell disease clinical trials?

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  • Blog 3: Top Questions

    Questions from people with sickle cell disease and their families about research and clinical trials Welcome back! In today’s blog, we’re going to take a sneak peek into the types …

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  • Blog 2: Snapshot of Current Ongoing Sickle Cell Disease Research

    In our last blog, we talked about the many different resources out there for learning about sickle cell disease research. Now, we’re breaking down what research really means in helpful …

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  • Blog 1: Knowing What Useful Resources Are Out There

    Welcome to the first blog on the My Sickle Cell Research Xplained Website! Are you confused about what’s out there on the Internet, and don’t know where to start when …

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