Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09)
December 28, 2020
MEMPHIS – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced that St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will receive a $733,558 grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute for research on sickle cell disease.
Congressman Cohen made the following statement:
“Sickle cell disease disproportionately affects Black Americans, and I’m pleased St. Jude’s researchers’ and scientists’ efforts will continue to advance the important work being done to understand and eventually eradicate this disease.”