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Funds Will Support Research Into Safety and Efficacy of Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Transplantations to treat Beta Thalassemia Major NEW YORK, Nov.
--Partnership to Focus on Developing Novel Therapies for Sickle Cell Disease and Beta-Thalassemia-- CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and RICHMOND, Calif., Jan.
RICHMOND, Calif., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangamo BioSciences, Inc.
New research presented today during the 55th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition in New Orleans uncovers several important insights into the pathophysiology of sickle cell disease and thalassemia that may soon translate into the development of better, more targeted treatments for hundreds of thousands of patients worldwide.
A CHEO-led multi-site North American study, headed by Dr. Robert Klaassen, lead investigator at CHEO and associate professor in the University of Ottawa's Department of Pediatrics, has confirmed the validity and reliability of a quality of life measurement tool for children and adults with thalassemia major.
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