The grant – which is the largest Blood Program Project grant awarded by NHLBI in the US – will fund research into the impact of transfusions in patients with sickle cell disease and how to improve transfusion management for those with the disorder.
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NCBP is the world’s first and largest public cord blood bank, with cord blood units available for SCD and thalassemia research.
PreciseMatch® is NYBC’s program focused on recruiting more multicultural donors to help maintain a diverse inventory of antigen negative blood.
Christian, aged 1, suffers from Sickle Cell Disease and requires blood transfusions every three weeks to stay alive. Our PreciseMatch® donor recruitment program focuses on meeting the blood needs of patients in our communities and ensuring they have access to the most precisely matched blood products.