Haemophilia A Current Affairs, GK & News
Indian Council of Medical Research’s (ICMR) National Institute of Immunohaematology (in Mumbai) has developed a cost-effective Point-of-Care (POC) rapid diagnostic test for severe genetic disorders Haemophilia A (also called factor VIII (FVIII)) and Von Willebrand Disease (VWD). Key Features of POC Diagnostic Test Earlier Concern: Lack of diagnostic facilities and awareness as well as high ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Topics: Clotting Protein • factor VIII (FVIII) • Haemophilia A • ICMR • Indian Council of Medical Research • National Institute of Immunohaematology • Post-Partum Haemorrhag • Von Willebrand Disease • VWD
April 17 is observed as World Haemophilia Day. The World Haemophilia Day 2019 is aimed at reaching out and identifying new members of the bleeding disorders community. April 17 is observed as World Hemophilia Day to commemorate the birthday of Frank Schnabel who established the World Federation of Haemophilia in 1963. Haemophilia and its Occurrence ..