Train-the-Trainer workshop 2022

Train-the-Trainer workshop 2022

An on-site training programme on Sickle Cell Disease newborn screening and laboratory themes is going to be held in Abuja from 2nd to 5th August. The training agenda is available here.
In remembrance of Prof Kwaku Ohene-Frempong

In remembrance of Prof Kwaku Ohene-Frempong

Dear colleagues, friends, and the Sickle Cell Disease community, with profound sadness, we learned of the passing of a giant in the Sickle Cell Disease field, on Saturday 7th May 2022 in the USA: Prof Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, affectionally known as “KOF”, following a...
Oxbryta received CHMP positive opinion for SCD

Oxbryta received CHMP positive opinion for SCD

The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) at the European Medicines Agency (EMA) adopted a positive opinion recommending marketing authorization for Oxbryta® (voxelotor) for the treatment of haemolytic anaemia due to sickle cell disease (SCD) in...