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Civil society members seek inclusion of Thalassemia in all political party...

A Charter of 10-point demands to achieve Zero Thalassemia by 2022 for inclusion in the election manifesto of all political parties in India released.......................

A new drug in pipeline to improve haemoglobin level in Thalassemia...

As per experts, ‘Luspatercept' drug will drastically reduce the requirement of blood and iron chelating agent’s ultimately improving quality of the patient’s life.........……….

Genetic carrier testing key to reducing occurrence of Thalassemia, say doctors

Would-be parents, who are carriers of the disease, are at a greater risk of having a child with Thalassemia Major, especially if they are married to another person who is also a carrier...........

Thalassemia care in India: Where do we stand?

From the basics to the potential solutions, Dr Sunil Bhat, Senior Consultant at Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre, Narayana Health City Bangalore, explains the prevalent overall scenario of Thalassemia, a grave disease that affects a substantial chunk of..........

Health ministry comes up with guidelines on Thalassemia

While it has defined the guidelines, the health ministry hasn't made the carrier testing compulsory for relatives of thalassemia patients as it wants the same to be voluntary and not cause stigmatisation of the family...........

Allow gene therapy for us: Thalassemia patient’s passionate appeal to govt

In a highly passionate appeal, Mr Gagandeep Singh Chandok, a patient suffering from Thalassemia has sought the intervention of Director General Health to allow clinical trials for Gene Therapy, the only for patients...........

World Health Day: DATRI successfully facilitates over 150 blood stem cell...

DATRI, one of India’s largest blood stem cell donors’ registry, has successfully completed facilitating...