Blood Beyond Borders

Blood Beyond Borders

A look at blood disorders through a global lens, from international trends in disease treatment to innovative initiatives in developing countries.

MDA Blood Mobiles are dispatched around the country six days per week.

Israel and Palestine Find Common Ground in Blood Services

The borders between Israelis and Palestinians are among the most formidable in the world. The walls are high, the guards on both sides are...

International Partnerships Lead to Strides in Pediatric Leukemia in El Salvador

Although acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) is relatively rare, it is the most common cancer diagnosed in children, representing approximately one-quarter of cancers diagnosed in...

Malaria and Thalassemia in the Mediterranean Basin

In 1949, British scientist John Burdon Sanderson Haldane made a novel connection between red cell disorders and malaria: The genetic mutations that lead to...

Current Issue

October 2019, Volume 5, Issue 12

This issue highlights the unintended consequences of fighting the nation’s opioid epidemic, considers the optimal frontline regimen for myeloma, and more.