Robot Helps KC Teen Nick LeGrande, Who Has Rare Blood Disease, Throw 1st Pitch From 1800 Miles Away

By | Thu, 06/13/2013 - 09:03

With the help of a Google telerobot, 14-year-old Nick LeGrande threw the first pitch at an Oakland A's game across the country.

Asthma drug shows results in trials

Sanofi Announces Positive Late Stage Trial Results For Myelofibrosis Drug

By | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 16:23

The new drug will soon be submitted to the FDA for approval to treat the blood cell proliferative disorder myelofibrosis.

Robin Roberts

Robin Roberts Fights Opportunistic Infections after Bone Marrow Transplant for Myelodysplastic Syndrome

By | Thu, 04/18/2013 - 18:01

Good Morning America‘s Robin Roberts was hospitalized for opportunistic infections last week, a result of the bone marrow transplant last September that saved her from the rare blood disorder myelodysplastic syndrome.


Horse Blood Injections Used to Keep a Dying Schoolgirl in Need of Bone Marrow Transplant Alive

By | Fri, 10/26/2012 - 15:58

A dying British schoolgirl who is seeking a bone-marrow transplant to save her from a rare deadly disease is being kept alive by horse blood.