Studies suggest mRNA COVID-19 vaccine may have reduced efficacy in patients with blood cancer
Two new studies published in Blood suggest that the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine may have reduced efficacy in individuals with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and multiple myeloma, two...
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Researchers develop an effective strategy to fight against chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
Leukemias are debilitating cancers of the hematopoietic or blood-forming cells of the bone marrow. Now, researchers at Tokyo Medical and Dental University describe an ingenious...
17 hours ago - News Medical
Ponatinib identified as a potent inhibitor of SARS-CoV2-induced cytokine storm
Researchers at the Human Biology Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Washington, United States, found that the FDA-approved, multi-kinase inhibitor Ponatinib is...
5 days ago - News Medical
Aged bone marrow niche restrains function of rejuvenated HSCs, shows study
When leukemia strikes an older person, it is in part due to the aging of his or her hematopoietic stem cells .
5 days ago - News Medical
'We're going to take her home': Ashley Cain shares update on baby's cancer
Ashley Cain and his partner Safiyya Vorajee have exhausted their options to treat daughter Azalyia's leukemia.
9 days ago - NBC News
Folate Intake Alters Mutation Frequency and Profiles in a Tissue- and Dose-Specific Manner in MutaMouse Male Mice
ABSTRACTBackgroundWhile cancer is common, its incidence varies widely by tissue. These differences are attributable to variable risk factors, such as environmental exposure...
9 days ago - Journal of Nutrition
Low-Calorie Diet Linked to Improved Chemo Response in Leukemia
A low-sugar/low-carb diet and exercise regimen was associated with an improved response to chemotherapy in a pilot study in children and adolescents with leukemia. Medscape...
11 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Study shows stronger link between Down syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia
A new large-scale study led by UC Davis Health and UC San Francisco researchers assessed the risks of leukemia in children with Down syndrome.
12 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Adding in Stem Cell Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia
Title: Adding in Stem Cell Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia Category: Health News Created: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM
15 days ago - Medicine Net - 4 articles
Combo Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia
Combining stem cell transplants with cutting-edge immunotherapy prevents leukemia relapses in young people and improves their chances of survival, new research suggests.
16 days ago - Web MD
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Remote Alaska villages boast high vaccination rates
Alaska's highest COVID-19 vaccination rates have been in some of its remotest, hardest-to-access communities
Navalny on brink of death as celebrities call on Putin to send a doctor
Celebrities around the world - including Steven Fry, Hilary Mantel and Benedict Cumberbatch - joined Navalny's daughter in pleading for medical help.
‘Exponential rate:' Canva's growth spurt revealed in regulatory filing
Financial accounts show tech darling Canva's growth has exploded over the past year as the shift in the way people work during the pandemic boosted its revenue.
Franklin, Hickey ruled out as injuries pile up for Swans
Sydney has been dealt a severe blow on the injury front, with knee injuries set to sideline star forward Lance Franklin for three to four weeks and ruckman Tom Hickey for up to...
‘Not been stronger for decades': The Sydney Morning Herald celebrates 190 years
On this episode of Please Explain, Tory Maguire is joined by the Herald's editor, Lisa Davies, to celebrate a milestone: 190 years of The Sydney Morning Herald.
Six charges in 29 games but Jack Hetherington's latest ban slammed as...
Bulldogs forward Jack Hetherington is facing up to six weeks on the sidelines for his high shot on Val Holmes.
‘A bridge too far': Director reveals the line even Mortal Kombat won't cross
In his adaptation of the hit computer game, Australian director Simon McQuoid was determined to give the fans what they want and expect - up to a point.
Cape Town fire burns university library, students evacuated
A wildfire raging on the slopes of Table Mountain spread to the University of Cape Town, burning the historic campus library that houses priceless collections.
Research says benefits of continuing immunization of front-line workers in...
A recent study by researchers at the University of British Columbia shows that the benefits of continuing the COVID-19 vaccine of front-line workers with the AstraZeneca...
New study sheds light on complex brain process that helps learn and form new...
Making memories involves more than seeing friends or taking photos. The brain constantly adapts to new information and stores memories by building connections among neurons...