Gene therapy breakthrough ends lifelong transfusions

Lurie Children's is part of a groundbreaking international multicenter gene therapy clinical trial that shows promise in eliminating the need for children with thalassemia to undergo regular blood transfusions.

Jorge and Jullisa

Ram Yogev: The Go-To Guy

Ram Yogev is stepping away to pursue the many clinical, research and advocacy functions he never put down.

Ram Yogev

One Amazing Five Year Old

Little slows her down, which is amazing, since she was born with the genetic disease cystic fibrosis (CF), and at age 2 weighed less than 95 percent of kids her age.

Anything but Ordinary: Anna & Isabella Beat the Odds

nna and Isabella, were monoamniotic twins (they shared the same amniotic sac), and faced complex medical issues at birth.

photo of twins Anna and Isabella

My Daughter's Rehabilitation

My baby, Sara, is being treated at Children's for a brachial plexus injury, called Erb Palsy.

Sara