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A gene with a significant effect on regulating hemoglobin in the body has been identified as part of a genome-wide association study, which looked at the link between genes and hemoglobin level in 16,000 people.
Severe trauma patients requiring a major transfusion are twice as likely to die if they receive red blood cells stored for a month or longer.
Children in Africa with sickle cell anaemia are dying unnecessarily from bacterial infections, suggests the largest study of its kind, funded by the Wellcome Trust.
Researchers have identified a group of proteins that are targeted by parasites to cause malaria.
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Biologists have long wondered why the embryonic heart begins beating so early, before the tissues actually need to be infused with blood.
For the first time, scientists have shown that amniotic fluid (the protective liquid surrounding an embryo) may be a potential new source of stem cells for therapeutic applications.
WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time, scientists have shown that amniotic fluid (the protective liquid surrounding an embryo) may be a potential new source of stem cells for therapeutic applications.
The Red Cross asks you to help save lives by donating blood regularly VOORHEES, N.J., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A blood drive is being held on Tuesday, January 6th from 2 pm to 8 pm in honor of Evan Goldglantz of Gloucester City, New Jersey.
A gene that directly affects a certain type of hemoglobin production may lead to methods of modifying the severity of blood disorders like sickle cell disease and thalassemia.
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