Medical Minute: HDAC Inhibitors

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, Chair Emeritus of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the MedicalCollege of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses the role a class of drugs already used to treat cancer and fetal hemoglobin may play in warding off painful and sometimes deadly Sickle Cell Disease crises. 

The Medical Minute airs at 8:18 a.m., 5:18 p.m. and in the 1 p.m. hour every Saturday and Sunday on the GPB Radio Network on many of its stations across Georgia. For more Medical Minute episodes, visit the Medical Minute 2023 SoundCloud page.