On this page you will find links to pags with information on the genetic causes of Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia.

Genetic Alliance UK

Genetic Alliance UK Homepage


Genetics Home Reference

Genetic reference home

Guide to understanding of Genetic condition: Sickle Cell

Alpha Thalassaemia


World Health Organisation

Genes and human disease

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

What Is a Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant?

Other Names for Thalassemias