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TIF publishes new material on the COVID-10 Pandemic

TIF continues the efforts to address the questions and concerns of its global patients’ and healthcare professionals’ community about the COVID-19 Pandemic and, in doing so, it has issued 2 brand new informational documents. The TIF-proposed Haemoglobinopathy Patient Pathway for Day Care Centres, Units and Clinics treating patients with thalassaemia ...

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Clinical trials Updates – July 2017

Last update: July 2017 Luspatercept A novel agent that increases haemoglobin by promoting erythropoiesis. More specifically it promotes the differentiation and maturation of late-stage erythrocyte precursors by acting as a ligand trap for members of the TGF-β superfamily, the increased signaling of which inhibits erythrocyte maturation. This mechanism of action ...

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Patients and Healthcare Professionals, do you report side effects?

EMA Survey on the safety of medicines and on the reporting of adverse drug reactions. Survey available at: https://ec.europa.eu/…/EMA-survey-on-reporting-adverse-drug… Tags: #patientsafety #SideEffects #pharmacovigilance.   TIF’s position: The Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF) has focused attention for some time now and continues to do so, on the need for more strengthened and coordinated actions towards ...

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