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Gene therapy: Ask me anything with Dr Michiel Coppens

Gene therapy interview with Dr Michiel Coppens now available

On 14 May 2024 we were fortunate to have Dr Michiel Coppens join us at the HFA office for an...
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UK Hepatitis C Inquiry

The report on the UK Infected Blood Inquiry investigating contaminated blood and blood products was released on 20 May 2024....
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DCMEF Awards now open

The 2024 funding round for the Damon Courtney Memorial Endowment Fund (DCMEF) is now open....

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Personal stories
Jenny - acquired haemophilia

Acquired haemophilia – Jenny’s story

Jenny shares her story of how she discovered she had the acquired haemophilia and how it was able to be...
Claire speaking at the 21st Australian Conference on Haemophilia, VWD and Rare Bleeding Disorders

Hopes for the Future

Claire shared her personal story as a parent of young boys with haemophilia at the 21st Australian Conference on haemophilia,...
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Growing up with Glanzmann thrombasthenia 

Elizabeth’s teenage daughter Grace has Glanzmann thrombasthenia. Elizabeth spoke with HFA about what it was like to find that your...
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Living with Glanzmann thrombasthenia 

Allison is in her mid-40s and was diagnosed with Glanzmann thrombasthenia at birth. She talked to HFA about her experiences...

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