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FDA Approves Oxbryta (voxelotor) for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease

FDA Approves Oxbryta (voxelotor) for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease Print this page SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) (NASDAQ: GBT) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval for Oxbryta™ (voxelotor) tablets for the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD) in adults and children… Read More »

Sickle Cell Anemia: Facts About This Genetic Disease

Table of Contents What Is Sickle Cell Anemia? Symptoms of Sickle Cell Anemia Sickle Cell Anemia Causes Sickle Cell Anemia Life Span Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment Bone Marrow Transplant Blood Transfusions Herbal Remedies Sickle Cell Anemia Prevention Sickle Cell Anemia Diet Frequently Asked Questions About Sickle Cell Anemia About 100,000 Americans today are struggling with… Read More »