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Computer Models provide new understanding of sickle cell disease

July 12, 2017

Simulations developed by George Karniadakis and his research group provide new details of how sickle cell disease manifests inside red blood cells, which could provide help in developing new treatments. (Read "News from Brown.")

Understanding of the interactions between sickle cell fibers

Researchers in Applied Mathematics discover ways to understand better sickle cell disease

George Karniadakis' research group including Lu Lu, He Li, Xin Bian and Xuejin Li have published research which reveals a new understanding of the intracellular polymerization of sickle hemoglobin (Hbs).  (Read more.)