Laboratory sciences: Replacement therapy and testing | Virtual Summit 2020

In this session from the WFH 2020 Virtual Summit, Steve Kitchen, Emmanuel Favaloro, Robert Gosselin and Geoffrey Kershaw discuss: How the emergence of chromogenic factor VIII testing has illuminated both discrepancies between testing methods and potential issues associated with product potency assessment How the creation of B-domain deleted recombinant factor VIII replacement product has initiated […]

CDC Webinar: Overview of WFH Treatment Guidelines, 3rd Edition

On December 10th, 2020 Glenn Pierce, WFH VP Medical moderated this one-hour webinar in the Public Health Webinar Series on Blood Disorders presented by the CDC. The webinar discussed how the WFH Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia, 3rd edition provides opportunities to improve the standard of diagnosis and care for people with hemophilia around […]

Evolution of Treatment Products

Adapted from: Global NMO Training 2016 plenary presentation by Glenn Pierce Reviewed by: Glenn Pierce Edited by: Georghia Michael This second module in the Treatment Products eLearning Program explains the evolution of products for the treatment of bleeding disorders, from products derived from blood to artificially produced clotting factor concentrates (CFCs) with extended half-lives (EHL). […]

Haemophilia – New Technologies

In the Wednesday morning session on new technologies, Dan Hart presents an overview of technologies promising to impact the care of people with hemophilia.