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An international study aimed at advancing medical care for children with sickle cell disease.

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Sickle cell sleep and asthma cohort study

The Sickle Cell Anemia Sleep & Asthma Cohort Study (SAC) is a research study that will try to determine how asthma, with or without low levels of oxygen during sleep, causes an increase in pain episodes or lung complications in children with sickle cell anemia.

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