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أرشيف الكاتب: Catherine Skari

World Blood Donor Day – 14 June 2019

This year, World Blood Donor Day will once again be celebrated around the world on 14 June! The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and also to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure that all individuals and ...

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TIF to organize a Capacity Building Workshop for Patients’ Organizations and individuals with thalassaemia in October 2019!

  This fall TIF is coming to Germany✈️✈️ and is more than excited to announce its forthcoming Capacity Building Workshop for Patients’ Associations and people with thalassaemia and other haemoglobinopathies, which will take place on 11-13 October, 2019 in Hamburg, Germany!!! Sponsorship opportunities are available to #patients with thalassaemia from countries ...

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Gene Therapy and Thalassaemia: The Patients’ Perspective survey!

  A significant number of gene therapy approaches are currently undergoing clinical trials, some of which are already producing encouraging results. The Bluebird Bio’s gene therapy product, under the name ZYNTEGLO™, has received positive comments from the scientific committees of the European drug regulatory authority (EMA). This means that the practical ...

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Delegation visit to Austria – 11-13 April 2019

  TIF’s Board of Directors Member and Expert Patient, Mr. George Constantinou, and TIF’s collaborators Dr. phil Eva-Maria Knoll and Dr. Anne Yardumian, were delegated to visit Austria on 11-13 April, 2019, a country of special focus for the THALIA project, due to the fact that it has become a ...

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Living with Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassaemia (TDT)

In its most severe form and without adequate care, thalassaemia can be lethal in early childhood, and although  International Thalassaemia Day has come and gone, awareness is paramount.   Andrew Obenshain, Head of Europe at gene therapy company bluebird bio, looks into what it means to live with thalassaemia, with ...

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