January 2017

Monthly Archives

  • NIAID Scientists Repair Gene Defect in Stem Cells from Patients with Rare Immunodeficiency

    From the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: NIH Scientists Repair Gene Defect in Stem Cells from Patients with Rare Immunodeficiency CRISPR Gene-Repair Strategy Shows Promise for Treatment of Blood Disorders Scientists have developed a new approach to repair a defective gene in blood-forming stem cells from patients with a rare genetic immunodeficiency disorder […]

  • IDF Health Insurance Surveys – What We’re Learning

    In 2014 and 2015, IDF conducted the first national health insurance surveys of people with all types of primary immunodeficiency diseases, including Chronic Granulomatous Disease (CGD). Over 1,600 members of the IDF community participated, and by doing so helped IDF gain greater insight into health insurance coverage and satisfaction among people with PI. These findings […]