Statement from American Society of Hematology 2016 President Charles S. Abrams, MD, on the White House Fiscal Year 2017 Proposed Budget, Cancer “Moonshot” Initiative
Feb 09, 2016
Today the White House unveiled a proposed Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 budget asking Congress to approve approximately $33.1 billion in funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which will provide approximately 10,000 new biomedical research grants.
Experts: High Drug Price Trend Has “Infected” Generics
Jan 27, 2016
An article published online today in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), suggests that pharmaceutical companies use several strategies to keep affordable generic drugs from the market, illustrating an emerging trend that authors say is becoming as harmful to consumers as high-cost brand-name drugs.
Study: Women on Blood Thinners Can Take Hormone Therapy Without Increased Risk of Blood Clots and Bleeding
Dec 23, 2015
New research published online today in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), is the first to demonstrate that women on blood thinners can take estrogen-containing contraception or hormone replacement therapy without an increased risk of blood clots or uterine bleeding.