Search Results

1 - 10 of 18
Genetic Disorders
Sickle cell disease is a group of inherited red blood cells disorders.
sickle cell disease is a group of inherited red blood cell disorders. … sickle cell disease is the most common inherited blood … about one in 100 hispanic americans carry the sickle cell trait , which means they are carriers of the disease. sickle
Educational Resources
Sickle cell disease is a hereditary disease seen most often among people of African ancestry.
sickle cell disease … sickle cell disease is a hereditary disease seen most often … the disease is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait . the mutation causes the red blood cells to take on an …
News Release
NHGRI researchers seek help from people with Sickle Cell Disease to find the factors - environmental, social and genetic - that impact the severity of symptoms.
… jeannine mjoseth … people with sickle cell disease (scd) can experience excruciating pain all over … gene from a parent, the person is said to have sickle cell trait (sct). people with sct usually do not have any of the …
News Release
Researchers have now identified three health conditions for which people with SCT are at increased risk.
… 2.5 to 3 million people have a gene variant associated sickle cell trait (sct) and most never have related health …
Clinical Research
The INSIGHTS study is exploring sickle cell disease in adults.
… into microbiome and environmental contributions to sickle cell disease and leg ulcers study (insights) study is … health information about sickle cell disease sickle cell trait national human genome research institute - learning …
Staff
Vence Bonham is an associate investigator in NHGRI's Social and Behavioral Research Branch and senior advisor to the NHGRI Director on genomics and health disparities. ​
… health inequities. the bonham group also studies sickle cell disease, a condition that will be impacted by emerging … research. the bonham group also studies sickle cell trait and sickle cell disease, a condition with applications …
News Release
NHGRI has appointed Neil Hanchard, M.D., Ph.D., as a clinical investigator within the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch (MGMGB) in the Division of Intramural Research. Dr. Hanchard will head the Childhood Complex Disease Genomics Section within the MGMGB.
… methods to study several pediatric diseases, including sickle cell disease, severe childhood malnutrition, pediatric hiv in … complex pediatric diseases, diverse populations, sickle cell disease, severe childhood malnutrition, pediatric …
Fact Sheets
Genetics refers to the study of genes and their roles in inheritance. Genomics refers to the study of all of a person's genes (the genome).
… and families learn about how conditions such as sickle cell anemia and cystic fibrosis are inherited in families, … of all the proteins in an organism, tissue type, or cell (called the proteome). proteomics can be used to reveal …
15 Ways Genomics Influences Our World
Genomics is altering a genome with unparalleled efficiency and precision.
…  - perhaps to cure a genetic disease or to alter the a trait in a plant or animal. scientists have used laboratory … to study and, perhaps eventually, to treat a disease.  sickle cell disease  causes severe pain and premature death in …
File
… . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63 3.10 Stem cell therapy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . … that DNA carries genetic information 1949 The concept of sickle cell anaemia as a Òmolecular diseaseÓ 1953 Structure … containment of the transgenes. Alternatively, trait and plant selection genes can be introduced on separate …