|Anna K Conrey, C.R.N.P.|
|Arun S Shet, M.D.|
18 Years - 100 Years
Males or females of age 18 years and older can be included in the study.
Individuals without sickle cell disease or other chronic anemias who wish to donate blood will be excluded if the hemoglobin is less than 10 g/dL for women or less than 12g/dL for men.
Individuals with sickle cell disease or other chronic anemias will be excluded from donating blood samples if the hemoglobin is less than 6 g/dL.
A participant s most recent CBC result, obtained in the past 12 months, will be used to determine eligibility.
There are no exclusion criteria for participants donating saliva or urine.