An Insight Into The Cause Of Leukemias
Certain pediatric leukemias share a common underlying cause with treatment-related secondary leukemias.
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Biosimilar to rituximab approved in Europe
Rixathon, a biosimilar to rituximab and manufactured by Sandoz, was approved in Europe for rheumatoid arthritis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, microscopic polyangiitis...
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Christian Lealiifano named in ACT Brumbies team for first time since leukemia diagnosis
Former ACT Brumbies captain Christian Lealiifano will make his first appearance for the club since being diagnosed with leukemia last year.
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New inhibitor drug shows promise in relapsed leukemia
A new drug shows promise in its ability to target one of the most common and sinister mutations of acute myeloid leukemia , according to researchers. In a first-in-human study...
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Cannabinoids can successfully kill leukemia cells, reveals groundbreaking new study
A recent study published in International Journal of Oncology revealed that cannabinoids, the active chemical in cannabis, can destroy leukemia cells either alone or in...
2 days ago - Natural News - 3 articles
VIDEO: Pembrolizumab may improve response to CAR T-cell therapy in children with ALL
CHICAGO - The combination of pembrolizumab and CAR T-cell therapy appeared safe and effective in a subset of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who did not respond to...
2 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Seattle Genetics halts trial of vadastuximab talirine for acute myeloid leukemia
Seattle Genetics discontinued a randomized phase 3 trial designed to evaluate vadastuximab talirine for frontline treatment of elderly patients with acute myeloid...
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Mutations in Protein That Causes Certain Leukemia Identified
New understanding of the molecular mechanisms behind certain types of blood cancer helps design therapies to treat the disease.
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Researchers discover broad role for DNA-cutting enzyme in driving abnormal genetic rearrangements
Researchers studying a DNA-cutting enzyme with a crucial role in regulating the structure of genes have discovered a broad role for its cutting activity in driving abnormal...
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VIDEO: Addition of ublituximab to ibrutinib effective for high-risk chronic lymphocytic leukemia
CHICAGO - The addition of ublituximab to ibrutinib appeared safe and effective for patients with high-risk chronic lymphocytic leukemia, according to results from the phase 3...
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Push Harder Sandbag HIIT Workout
Workout equipment: Workout type: 12 minute Timer setting: 18 x :10 x :30 1. Sandbag squats 2. Pull ups 3. Sandbag burpees 4. Side lunges 5. Push ups 6. Knees to elbows Bonus...
What The Senate Health Care Bill Could Mean For People With Mental Illness
The draft of the Senate health care reform bill , called the Better Care Reconciliation Act, released Thursday prompted new anxiety over what the eventual bill could mean for...
Recurrent Hospitalization Linked With Late Preterm Birth
Late preterm babies born from 34 to 36 weeks of pregnancy may be at an increased risk for modest developmental and academic problems up to age 7.
Broccoli sprout extract can replace toxic metformin drugs in type-2...
The American Diabetes Association reports that around 10 percent of the U.S. population has diabetes, most of whom have lifestyle-related type 2 diabetes. Around 1.4 million...
Remy Ma Launches Fund To Help Women Who Have Trouble Conceiving
Remy Ma has been very open and honest about the losing her last child due to an ectopic pregnancy. Thankfully, because she's financially good- there are ways for her to...
Neighbor Steps In For Little Boy Next Door While His Dad's Deployed
These unlikely friends will warm your heart Parents can't be everything to our children all the time. Sometimes it takes a friend or neighbor to step in and offer their...
Breastfeed Your Baby to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke
Mothers who breastfed their babies had a 9 percent lower risk of heart disease and an 8 percent lower risk of stroke.
Diabetes risk can be cut by small amounts of exercise
Researchers from the University of Arkansas found that even a little exercise can ward off insulin resistance, a precursor to type 2 diabetes which can result from a high-fat diet.
First Trial of DBS Brings Hope for Chronic Pain
The affective component of pain in patients with post-stroke pain syndrome can be addressed by deep brain stimulation of the ventral striatum/anterior limb of the internal capsule.
Head Position May Not Affect Outcome After Stroke
International study suggests patients will do as well sitting up as following doctor's orders to lie on their backs Related MedlinePlus Pages: Stroke , Stroke Rehabilitation