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MARAC Advisory Statement: Update on Penicillin Shortages
April 13, 2023 – SCDAA’s Medical and Research Advisory Committee is still receiving reports of intermittent shortages of penicillin VK liquid. Below is a slight update to the statement released on this topic in January.
people & placesTimothy Lee McCavit, MDTimothy L. McCavit earned a MS in molecu...
people & placesTexas Children’s HospitalThe Sickle Cell Center at Texas Children...
videos & visualsSisterly bond behind sickle-cell curehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9S-xVGsR...
education & researchSickle-Cell Disease Co-Management, Health Care Utilization, and Hydroxyurea UseBackground: Sickle-cell disease (SCD) ca...
education & researchBlood exchange transfusion safety for priapism in sickle cell disease: a single institution reviewBackground: Males with sickle cell disea...
news & eventsFDA Approves Novel Treatment to Target Abnormality in Sickle Cell DiseaseToday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administra...
news & eventsStatement from FDA Commissioner on agency’s efforts to advance development of gene therapiesOnce just a theory, gene therapies are...
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