World Thalassemia Day is observed every year on 8th of May to increase the awareness about this disease among common public all through the world.

Thalassemia is an autosomal recessive blood disorders which gets inherited from parents to the children through genes. It is a blood disorder causes weakening and destruction of the red blood cells, affects the formation of hemoglobin in the body and causes mild or severe anemia.

Bentham Open publishes very important research studies on Thalassemia in the following journal:

Open Medicine Journal