World Thalassemia Day 2018: ideSHi determines the prevalence of Thalassemia carriers in Bangladesh

Thalassemia Carrier screening

For decades fighting communicable diseases have been the principal focus in Bangladesh. So much so that little attention was put in studying and preventing non-communicable diseases. These non-communicable diseases include inherited genetic disorders that affect a significant portion of the population. Among the noncommunicable diseases, thalassemia is the most common congenital single gene disorder in […]

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