Research & Grants
AA&MDSIF is committed to providing patients and their families with answers, support and hope. While each of our programs and services touches on all three, our research grants inspire the most hope.
AA&MDSIF is an international collaboration of medical researchers who are working together to find effective treatments and cures for bone marrow diseases. Learn about our services for healthcare professionals in this section.
AA&MDSIF is pleased to help researchers advance the understanding and treatment of aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). For more than twenty years, the AA&MDSIF has provided financial support to research that leads to new insights into the causes of bone marrow failure and the development of new therapeutic approaches.
AA&MDSIF has provided over $3 million in research grants to 51 researchers to advance the study of bone marrow failure. A list of recent grant recipients shows the range of research areas being addressed by these international investigators.
The guidelines and online application for the 2013 AA&MDSIF Research Grants will be available in December 2013. The application deadline will be Thursday, February 28, 2014.
The 2014 Scientific Symposium will convene physicians treating bone marrow failure diseases and laboratory researchers studying the immunology and cell biology of bone marrow failure to discuss current areas of controversy, share recent research results and propose specific recommendations for the highest priority directions for basic and clinical research needed to advance the field.
2012 Bone Marrow Failure Disease Scientific Symposium featured an internationally respected group of panelists who discussed current areas of controversy, shared research results and proposed specific recommendations for the highest priority directions for research needed to advance the field.
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