Is minimal residual disease testing useful to direct patient care in multiple myeloma?
Minimal residual disease remains an important endpoint in clinical trials.The ability to achieve minimal residual disease -negative remissions has been possible in childhood...
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Despite progress, ‘huge gap' remains in understanding, application of minimal residual disease
The detection of minimal residual disease in patients with hematologic malignancies has altered the definition of clinical remission.Minimal residual disease assays - capable...
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Biosimilars Rituximab and Inotuzumab Coming to Europe
Two biosimilar rituximab products have been recommended for approval in Europe, as has inotuzumab ozogamicin for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. International Approvals
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Disease-associated genes routinely missed in some genetic studies
New research reveals two new ways to identify genes that routinely are missed in studies using a common gene-sequencing method. Many of these missed genes are associated with...
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Fellow Comedians Pay Tribute To The Late Charlie Murphy In Special Way
The recent loss of comedian Charlie Murphy is still hitting many fans hard, but fellow colleagues D.L. Hughley and George Lopez found their own way to keep their friend's...
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Researchers develop new approach to protect stem cell recipients from graft-versus-host disease
Stem cell transplants can save lives, for example in patients with leukemia. However, these treatments are not free of risks. One complication that may occur is...
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Editorial Comment Cases 27-31
These last cases are certainly not the least. Cases 27 and 28 demonstrate conditions that have arisen out of the intensive management of other diseases. We are going to be...
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Researchers successfully prevent graft-versus-host disease
Researchers believe they may have found a way to prevent graft-versus-host disease after stem cell transplants while retaining the transplants' positive effects on fighting...
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Researchers find new way to prevent graft-versus-host disease after stem cell transplants
Through experimental work, an international team of researchers led by City of Hope's Defu Zeng, professor of diabetes immunology and hematopoietic cell transplantation...
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Nanoparticles reprogram immune cells to fight cancer
A new study describes new method to transform immune cells, while inside the body, into leukemia-fighting powerhouses.
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Gut Bacteria Determines the Effectiveness of Colorectal Cancer Treatment
The human microbiota plays a role in deciding the effectiveness of colorectal cancer treatment.
Growing attention turns to cerebrospinal fluid pressure in glaucoma
Reviewed by R. Rand Allingham, MD Elevated intraocular pressure has long been recognized to play a role in glaucoma, and data from population-based studies demonstrate that...
World Malaria Day 2017: Essential Steps To Prevent Malaria
Few essential steps to recognize the early symptoms of malaria and the ways to tackle it.
Optimism May Reduce Risk of Dying Prematurely Among Women
The study found that women who were optimistic had a significantly reduced risk of dying from several major causes of death including cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory...
Want to get over your recent break-up? Do anything
This placebo effect influences brain regions associated with emotions and releases dopamine - known as the 'feel-good' hormone, researchers at the University of Colorado at...
Financial Strain May Increase Chances of Low-birth-Weight Babies
Pregnant moms who are socioeconomically disadvantaged have a higher likelihood of having smaller babies.
Dangers of Indoor Tanning Perceived Through Images of Skin Cancer
Although the health risks associated with indoor tanning are clear, tanning bed use among college-aged women is still popular.
4 Ways to Make a City More Walkable | Jeff Speck
Walking around a city is a great way to experience it because you're able to get up close and personal with what's around you. There aren't pains of glass in the way the way...
Sleep-Deprived Teens More Likely to Commit Crimes than Adults
New research out of the University of York in the United Kingdom and the University of Pennsylvania reported that teens who report midday sleepiness tend to show more...
Factors Associated With Mortality in Low-Risk Pediatric Critical Care...
Objective: To determine differences between survivors and nonsurvivors and factors associated with mortality in pediatric intensive care patients with low risk of...