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Posted on: September 29, 2014

DBAF Funds GATA1 Research

The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation is proud to support the research of Dr. Shai Izraeli, Professor in the Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry at Tel Aviv University and the Head of the Childhood Leukemia Research Institute within the Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and the Cancer Research Center at Sheba Medical Center, Israel. The DBAF provided a $32,000 grant  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc, News, Research, Spotlight Stories
Posted on: September 13, 2014

DBA Sweatshirt Available

DBA Awareness Sweatshirts are available for a very limited time. Stay warm and cozy this winter in your DBA hoodie. Many thanks to David and Brandi Voltz of Bonaire, GA for initiating this fundraiser benefiting the DBA Foundation. Available in youth and adult sizes. Start your holiday shopping! Don’t miss out, order yours today! Thank you for your continued support.  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc
Posted on: September 13, 2014

“DBA: Building Global Bridges” Euro-DBA consortium

ANNOUNCEMENT: “DBA: Building Global Bridges”: An interdisciplinary symposium to facilitate networking between clinicians, scientists, and patients worldwide. An international meeting on Diamond-Blackfan anemia (DBA), a rare inherited blood disease will take place at the Division of Pediatrics, University of Freiburg in Germany, on September 19-20, 2014. “DBA: Building Global Bridges” is an interdisciplinary symposium established under the umbrella of the ERARE-funded  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc, News, Spotlight Stories, Upcoming Events
Posted on: June 29, 2014

DBAF Funds Another Research Project

The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation is proud to support the very important work of Vijay G. Sankaran, M.D., Ph.D. of Boston Children’s Hospital. The DBAF has provided $36,000 to fund Dr. Sankaran’s research project entitled, Defining GATA1 Transcriptional Alterations in Diamond-Blackfan Anemia. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Sankaran is an outstanding investigator and was a leader in the  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc, News, Research, Spotlight Stories
Posted on: May 27, 2014

DBAF Funds New Research

The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation is pleased to announce the funding of another exciting research project. A grant for $35,000 was awarded to Daniel Finley, Ph.D. for his project entitled, “A new mode of ribosome regulation specific to reticulocytes.” Dr. Daniel Finley, a well-established investigator and a professor at Harvard University, is new to the DBA field.  He will be  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc, News, Research
Posted on: December 12, 2013

DBAF & DBAC at ASH 2013

The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation (DBAF) and Diamond Blackfan Canada (DBAC) proudly represented DBA at the 55th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition held in New Orleans, LA from Dec. 7 – 10, 2013. The event was attended by over 20,000 worldwide hematologists, researchers and other health-related professionals. Visitors to our booth received information regarding DBA clinical  Continue Reading » Posted in: Misc, News, Previous Events, Spotlight Stories
Posted on: November 29, 2011

Printable Fact Sheets prepared by the CDC

DBA Brochure Blood Transfusion Therapy Congenital Anomalies in DBA Corticosteroids Chelation DBA, Genetics, and You DBA Siblings Stem Cell Transplant Resources Posted in: Misc