An international team of gene experts has identified a mutation that causes aplastic anemia, a serious blood disorder in which the bone marrow fails to produce normal amounts of blood cells.
Tag Archive: gene
Nov 26 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/international-team-finds-blood-disorder-mutation/
Apr 02 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/prominent-gene-therapy-expert-joins-chop/
Feb 19 2014
Most of us have heard of the “good cholesterol” and “bad cholesterol” coursing through our bloodstream. In the conventional wisdom of the past 30 years, having more of the “good” variety — high-density lipoprotein, or HDL — can lower your risk of heart disease, while more “bad” cholesterol — low-density lipoprotein, or LDL — increases your risk.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/study-leads-increased-heart-disease-risk-understanding/
Jan 14 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/flipping-gene-switch-reactivates-fetal-hemoglobin-may-reverse-sickle-cell-disease/
Nov 21 2013
Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/international-team-discovers-childhood-asthma-gene/