Dual inhibitor therapy may be safer for CLL patients, Moffitt study shows
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is the most common leukemia in adults. One in four new leukemia cases are CLL.
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Updated Results on MURANO and ASCEND in CLL
At the American Society of Clinical Oncology virtual annual meeting, one abstract measured the impact of premature venetoclax discontinuation/interruption on outcomes in...
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Despite treatment advances, ‘much to improve upon' in high-risk neuroblastoma
An estimated 800 new cases of neuroblastoma are diagnosed in the United States each year. Although rare, it is the third most common cancer among children - behind only...
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New nanoconjugate blocks dissemination of tumor cells in animal models of acute myeloid leukemia
The nanoparticle targets only leukemic cells and therefore would reduce the severe adverse effects of current treatments.
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FDA Approves Oral Therapy for Myelodysplastic Syndromes, CMML
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Inqovi (decitabine and cedazuridine tablets, Astex Pharmaceuticals) to treat adults with myelodysplastic syndromes or chronic...
6 days ago - Medscape
FDA OKs Oral Drug for Certain Blood Cancers
WASHINGTON - The FDA on Tuesday approved an oral formulation of decitabine and cedazuridine for adults with intermediate- and high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes and chronic...
7 days ago - MedPageToday
Researchers receive innovative grants to understand the biological underpinnings of blood cancers
Seeking to ignite the next major breakthroughs to treat blood cancers, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , The Mark Foundation, and The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group today...
13 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Researchers successfully use CAR-T therapy in patients with blood cancers
A method known as CAR-T therapy has been used successfully in patients with blood cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia.
14 days ago - News Medical
Engineered immune cells recognize, attack human and mouse solid-tumor cancer cells
CAR-T therapy has been used successfully in patients with blood cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia. It modifies a patient's own T-cells by adding a piece of an antibody that...
15 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
How my sister's cells attacked my body, and changed my life
The novel coronavirus is dominating headlines right now, but every illness starts as a mystery, every cure as a long shot. And as Margaret Lynch writes, even successful new...
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Florida Department of Health saboteurs are RIGGING coronavirus test results...
A stunning investigation by Orlando Fox News affiliate Fox 35 finds that the Florida Department of Health is reporting suspiciously high “positive” rates from dozens of...
25 Mental Health Apps, Directories, and Podcasts to Help Improve Black...
Focusing on your mental health is an important aspect to well-being, but due to the stigma surrounding mental health, many people are afraid or embarrassed to discuss what...
Why Obesity May Stack the Deck for COVID-19 Risk
It has become clearer that people who are obese are one of the groups at highest risk from the disease, regardless of their age
Nitrates in amaranth boost aerobic performance, study finds
An extract of amaranth was shown to boost the aerobic capacity of young male subjects in a cycling test, a study has found.
Bacteria in newborn's stool may indicate risk of obesity
The bacteria found in a baby's first stool can predict its likelihood of becoming overweight by the age of three, according to a new prospective, population‐based study...
Study Reports Raise in HIV, TB, Malaria Deaths Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Prioritising the most critical services, like antiretroviral therapy for HIV, timely TB diagnosis and treatment, and provision of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets for...
Half of covid-positive nursing home residents had no symptoms
A Johns Hopkins University study urges universal coronavirus testing in long-term care homes after 55% of 354 patients had no symptoms at the time the tested positive for the...
In-app Mental Health Support By Snapchat in India
Snapchat has announced in-app support to its users in India who may be experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis.
Post-COVID Heart Risk; Prone Position Angio; MI Accelerates Breast Cancer
New-onset cardiomyopathy and other potential long-term consequences of COVID-19 on the heart are emerging in case reports. COVID-related ischemic strokes were more severe and...
If You Only Have One Exercise In Your Routine, Make It One Of These
Fitness pros share the workouts and moves they would do every day if they could.