Research is a vital part of the Center for Blood Disorders. Our dedicated team is designed to provide leading clinical and translational research in nonmalignant blood disorders. For over 20 years, Dr. Kutlar has conducted groundbreaking research aimed to improve treatment and care for sickle cell disease.
A Study to Compare Bone Marrow Transplantation to Standard Care in Adolescents and
Young Adults with Severe Sickle Cell Disease (BMT CTN 1503) (STRIDE 2)
Principal Investigator: Jeremy Pantin, MD
Contact: Latanya Bowman, RN, BSN 706-721-2171 or Gita Giddens RN, BSN, OCN 706-721-1374
Research activities are mostly sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and pharmaceutical companies.