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LentiGlobin for the treatment of transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia and a non-beta0/beta0 genotype, was granted an accelerated assessment by the CHMP.- bluebird bio Inc.

bluebird bio, Inc. announced that its investigational LentiGlobin gene therapy for the treatment of adolescent and adult patients with transfusion-dependent...

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Phase III BELIEVE study of luspatercept achieved primary and all key secondary endpoints for patients with transfusion-dependent Beta-Thalassemia. -Celgene + Acceleron Pharma.

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Inc. announced results from a phase III, randomized, double-blind, multi-center clinical study (BELIEVE). Luspatercept achieved...

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Phase III HOPE study of GBT 440 shows significant impact on sickle cell disease.- Global Blood Therapeutics.

Global Blood Therapeutics announced the completion of a planned review of Part A of the Phase III HOPE (Hemoglobin Oxygen...

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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

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Oral Anticoagulation Reversal

Oral Anticoagulation Reversal

Experts discuss the use of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants in the treatment and prevention of stroke, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in atrial fibrillation patients.

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Guidelines

Sickle cell disease: managing acute painful episodes in hospital

This guideline covers managing acute painful sickle cell episodes in children, young people and adults who present at hospital, from presentation until when they are discharged.

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Management of Sickle Cell Disease in Pregnancy

The purpose of this guideline is to describe the management of pregnant women with sickle cell disease (SCD). It will include preconceptual screening and antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal management.

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Journal articles

Venous Thromboembolism Incidence in the Cooperative Study of Sickle Cell Disease

Background: Venous thromboembolism (VTE) has been recently recognized as a complication of sickle cell disease (SCD); however, the incidence of...

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Treatment of the acute sickle cell vaso-occlusive crisis in the Emergency Department: a Brazilian method of switching from intravenous to oral morphine

Objectives: Describe the treatment of patients with vaso-occlusive crises (VOC) in a Brazilian emergency department (ED) and the successful switch...

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Genetic variation in CD36, HBA, NOS3 and VCAM1 is associated to chronic haemolysis level in sickle cell anaemia: a longitudinal study

Chronic haemolysis stands out as one of the hallmarks of sickle-cell anaemia, a clinically heterogeneous autosomal recessive monogenic anaemia. However,...

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Clinical trials

A Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of LentiGlobin BB305 Drug Product in Beta-Thalassemia Major and Sickle Cell Disease

This is a Phase 1/2, open label, safety, and efficacy study of the administration of LentiGlobin BB305 Drug Product to subjects with either beta-thalassemia major or severe sickle cell disease (SCD).

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