Sickle Cell Disease

“Additionally, because of Roswell Park’s focus on research and access to clinical trials, we can take advantage of many of the cutting-edge therapies developed and utilized there, such as CAR T-cell immunotherapy.”
“People with abnormal hemoglobin traits have risks of having children with a potential blood problem, including the risk of sickle cell disease,” Dr. Steven Ambrusko says.
Sickle cell disease is one of the most common hereditary blood disorders in the world, and it affects many people right here in Western New York.