Talking informed consent for gene therapy on BloodStream™ podcast

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The latest episode of BloodStream™, a bleeding disorders community podcast, is now freely available to listen to, featuring a guest appearance from On The Pulse director, Laurence Woollard, talking all things informed consent for gene therapy in haemophilia. Laurence is accompanied by Dr Rich Gorman and Dr Dakota Rosenfelt as they unpack for listeners their recently […]

NEW PUBLICATION: Improving informed consent for gene therapy

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We are excited to share our latest review article on informed consent practices in the age of genetic medicines, published in the peer-reviewed, open access journal, Therapeutic Advances in Rare Disease (TAIRD).  On The Pulse director, Laurence Woollard, joined forces with Dr Rich Gorman and Dr Dakota Rosenfelt, to produce the comprehensive paper titled: “Improving […]

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READ: Exclusive article for Pharmafile on haemophilia & Generation Z

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Read the latest article by On The Pulse Director, Laurence Woollard, in an exclusive for Pharmafile entitled, “Haemophilia & Generation Zzzz: Waking up young people to new treatment possibilities!” Click here to access the freely available Autumn edition. Here’s an excerpt from the feature that centres on engaging and activating young people living with haemophilia […]

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Spotlight on History: Contaminated Blood and the Origins of the Infected Blood Inquiry

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The Infected Blood Inquiry, chaired by Sir Brian Langstaff, is due to begin its public hearings in London on Tuesday 30 April 2019. The inquiry is examining the circumstances in which men, women and children were given contaminated blood and contaminated blood products in the UK, in particular since 1970. As of next week, people […]

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READ: Interview with us by Open Health in Rare Revolution Magazine

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We’re delighted to feature in the latest edition of Rare Revolution Magazine entitled ‘RARE Blood’, which is shining a spotlight on all things rare bleeding disorders.  The five-page in-depth supplement includes On The Pulse director, Laurence Woollard, discussing the work we undertake in the haemophilia and wider rare disease community. The interview also offers insight […]

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Factor This! Series: In Conversation with John Pasi

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The working year is nearly over but we’re thrilled to be rounding off our Factor This! blog series with yet another exceptional scientist and clinical thought-leader in haemophilia – Professor John Pasi. Since 2003, John has been Professor of Haemostasis and Thrombosis and Honorary Consultant Haematologist at Barts and The London School of Medicine and […]

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Findacure – The Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase 2018

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The Cambridge-based charity Findacure are hosting the latest instalment of their Rare Disease Showcase in the city centre this Thursday, and we’re really excited to be part of it!   Cambridge is an illustrious hotspot for scientific research, with the likes of the iconic Cambridge Science Park and state-of-the-art Wellcome Genome Campus hosting some of […]

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Factor This! Series: In Conversation with Mark Skinner

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This month’s guest for our Factor This! blog series needs no introduction. Mark Skinner’s universal reputation as a stalwart advocate and progressive leader for people with bleeding disorders very much precedes him. Mark’s wealth of experience spanning over 30 years, makes his CV read like a How to book for specialising in international public policy […]