Hundreds of clinical trials are rolled out around the world monthly, and many of them are designed to specifically uncover and manage the medical needs of people with sickle cell disease and trait. We keep an updated list of these global studies here, so you don’t have to go searching for them. There might be active study recruitment and enrollment happening at a site near you. Explore the list below to see the different types of studies, and use the navigation options on the left to get as specific as you would like.
Red Blood Cell - IMProving trAnsfusions for Chronically Transfused recipients (RBC-IMPACT) is an observational cohort study to assess donor, component, and recipient factors that contribute to RBC efficacy in chronically and episodically transfused patients.
This study is a cooperative investigation funded by the NIH.
10 Years - 17 Years
This study examines how well a new, potential medicine called NDec works and is tolerated in people with sickle cell disease.
> 18 Years
This phase I trial tests the safety and effectiveness of total marrow and lymphoid irradiation (TMLI) and alemtuzumab as a conditioning regimen in patients with sickle cell disease.
12 Years - 40 Years
A promising approach for the treatment of genetic diseases is called gene therapy.
13 Years - 40 Years
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability, efficacy, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of GBT021601.
6 Months - 65 Years
Phase 2/Phase 3
A prospective study to determine how low bone mineral density and/or vertebral compression fractures associate with pain in adults with sickle cell disease.
18 Years - 80 Years
This clinical trial is a Phase 2 study that will evaluate the safety and clinical activity of etavopivat in patients with thalassemia or sickle cell disease and test how well etavopivat works to lower the number of red blood cell transfusions required and increase hemoglobin.
12 Years - 65 Years
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of treatment with EDIT-301 in adult participants with severe sickle cell disease (SCD).
18 Years - 50 Years
Phase 1/Phase 2
The trial of IV arginine therapy in children with Vaso-occlusive painful episodes (VOE) in sickle cell disease (SCD) is designed to further knowledge on efficacy and safety of the therapy.
3 Years - 21 Years