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Grant Announcement

Dear Friends

The Management Committee of the UK Thalassaemia Society has decided to offer a subsidy of £250.00 for patient members who wish to travel to the Pan-European TIF conference in November. For conference information and registration please visit the conference website
Attached is a grant application form and a copy of the conference subsidy policy.
Please note that only thalassaemia patients who are paid-up members of the UK Thalassaemia Society will be eligible to apply (see attached policy for full details).

Please send your application forms to me by email of by post to the UKTS office (address below). Should anyone have any queries or wish to have hard copies posted to them please contact me by telephone or email.

Best wishes, Elaine.x


Building Blood  

Pioneering scientists are using stem cells in a bid to end blood shortages.

About 107 million blood donations are collected worldwide every year, helping to save lives. But many patients requiring transfusions do not have access to safe blood. One of the first groups of patients this manufactured blood could benefit are those with the inherited blood disorder thalassaemia.

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Rogues Picture Gallery

Conference And Event's Photos. 

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15th Int TIF Conference Pic Abu Dhabi


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We dont need the iron but we need your silver. By donating just a few pounds a month you help us to continue funding research into this potentially deadly condition which affects children and adults throughout the U.K. 

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Videos 'n Stories

A selection of educational videos for parents, patients and health care professionals. 
Real life stories from carriers, patients and carers who give their account of what sickle cell or thalassaemia means to them.

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