Sickle Cell Anemia

People with Sickle Cell Anemia are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by Montefiore Medical Center. Hyperlink


You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

  • Are 18-70 years of age
  • Have a confirmed diagnosis of Sickle Cell Disease
  • Have an admission chest X-ray with no acute inflammation and/or infection
  • Have at least 1 Vaso-Occlusive Crisis within the last 12 months

You may not participate in this study if you:

  • Have a history of stem cell transplant
  • Have received blood products within the last 30 days
  • Have received active treatment on another investigational trial within the last 30 days
  • Have known history of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection, Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C
  • Are pregnant or breastfeeding

Contact Information
Karen Ireland, Study Coordinator
111 E. 210th Street
Bronx, New York 10467
Phone: (718) 741-2401