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Sydney & Sheridan
Sisters Sydney and Sheridan are shining stars. Older sister, Sydney, age 13, fills her free time with cheerleading, and 9-year-old Sheridan with dancing and singing. Looking at them, you’d never know they both struggle with sickle cell anemia. For them, life means daily medications, periodic surgeries and frequent medical visits at UNC, yet the sisters live each day to its fullest potential. This is Sydney and Sheridan’s story.
Located in UNC Children's News / News / Calendar Kids
Sydney and Sheridan, a Dynamic Duo
Patient ambassadors, Sydney and Sheridan, are sisters who have never known life without sickle cell anemia, a rare genetic disease affecting the shape of their red blood cells.
Located in UNC Children's News / / CARE 2014 / Issue 9
The Ultimate Telemedicine: UNC Expert Helps Treat Astronaut’s Blood Clot During NASA Mission
Blood clot expert Stephan Moll, MD, professor of medicine in the UNC School of Medicine, consulted NASA on how to treat a U.S. astronaut’s deep vein thrombosis during a mission on the International Space Station. Moll co-wrote a case study on the successful treatment that has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Located in News / 2020 / January
UNC researchers create safe and effective synthetic blood thinner
The effects of this new low-molecular-weight synthetic heparin can be quickly reversed unlike the effects of low-molecular-weight heparin currently in use.
Located in News / 2014 / February
UNC researchers featured in American Society of Hematology video
UNC’s Nigel Key and Alisa Wolberg labs were featured in a recent video produced by the American Society of Hematology to urge continued National Institutes of Health support for ongoing research of venous thromboembolism and other hematologic conditions.
Located in News / 2017 / March