Curing sickle cell disease: A century-long journey
After decades of genomics research, a cure for sickle cell disease may be within reach.
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About the National Human Genome Research Institute
At NHGRI, we are focused on advances in genomics research. Building on our leadership role in the initial sequencing of the human genome, we collaborate with the world's scientific and medical communities to enhance genomic technologies that accelerate breakthroughs and improve lives. By empowering and expanding the field of genomics, we can benefit all of humankind.