At Perth Blood Institute our mission is to prevent, treat and cure blood disorders. We aim to raise awareness about blood disorders and the impact it has on people's lives by working with the media. To read our latest press releases, click below.
Media contact: Ruth Gourley, Shine Communications, (08) 9203 5891
Perth mum and Stirling resident Samantha Minniti has a blood condition so rare that she is pretty much one in a million.
Wanneroo local John Coccaro was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow, back in 2006 and subsequently spent many years undertaking chemotherapy in hospital with mixed success, given the cancer returned several times.
West Perth-based Perth Blood Institute (PBI) has participated in a ground-breaking clinical trial which has uncovered a new life-changing treatment for people with haemophilia.
Australians are set to benefit from a central resource ‘hub’ of authoritative information to increase awareness and understanding of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and stroke, and improve their prevention, early detection and management.