Breast cancer simulation models can guide screening recommendations for women
Chest radiation is used to treat children with Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma as well as lung metastases in various solid tumors.
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Genetic Factors May Explain Divergent Outcomes in Severe TBI
A polymorphism of B-cell lymphoma 2, known as a modulator of programmed cell death, is significantly associated with increased intracranial pressure and other outcomes...
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Risk-Adapted Chemo Strategy Proves Effective in Adult Burkitt Lymphoma
Study Authors: Mark Roschewski, Kieron Dunleavy, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Oncologists, hematologists The goal of this study was to determine if dose-adjusted...
10 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...
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Data Released for Selinexor in Tough-to-Treat DLBCL
In patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma , nearly 30% responded to treatment with the selective inhibitor of nuclear export selinexor , a...
11 days ago - MedPageToday
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.
12 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...
12 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Survey: Most American women have not heard of breast implant-related lymphoma
Only about 1 out 7 American women have heard about breast implant-associated anaplastic large-cell lymphoma - an immune system cancer occurring in a small percentage of women...
16 days ago - News Medical
FDA approves four NSCLC regimens
The FDA approved four regimens for non-small cell lung cancer since mid-May. An overview of the approvals follows. The FDA expanded the approval of atezolizumab to include...
16 days ago - Healio
Personal Side of 'Virtual'; Vitamin D Checks Toxicity? Patients Get a Voice
An oncologist reflects on the differences between in-person and virtual patient visits. The FDA expanded approval of selinexor to include adults with relapsed/refractory...
16 days ago - MedPageToday
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Will a Covid mask starve your brain of oxygen?
A study found that face coverings reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission by a third, though some people on the internet fear using protection will cause them brain damage.
Fat Cell Hormone can Boost Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Adiponectin, a hormone derived from fat cells, improves mesenchymal stem cell-based treatment of heart failure, finds a new study.
Another coronavirus death recorded in Wales and seven new cases
The latest Public Health Wales figures were revealed as holiday businesses in Wales started to re-open
Excess Deaths from COVID-19; Getting to Herd Immunity: It's TTHealthWatch!
TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas...
Family Planning During COVID-19
World population day: It's time to bring back the 'choice, voice debate' on family planning during coronavirus pandemic.
On a keto diet? Satisfy that sweet tooth with these keto-approved sweeteners
The keto diet may seem daunting to anyone who loves carbs and sweets. After all, dieting means being careful about what you eat. However, there are many ways to make dishes...
IMedicalApps: COVID-19 Protocols
Recently, Brigham and Women's Hospital released a comprehensive app of all of its COVID-19 clinical guidelines, called COVID Protocols, which are also available online. This...
Novel Drug Candidate may Develop Effective Treatments for Brain Disorders
Novel chemical compound discovered has the potential to become a new drug for the treatment of core symptoms of brain disorders such as Down syndrome and autism, reports a new...
Why Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine are Ineffective Against COVID-19
Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine do not work on COVID-19 because the concentration of both these drugs in the lungs of patients are not sufficient to fight the infection...
COVID-19 Infection can be Transmitted in the Womb, Study
Intrauterine transmission of COVID-19 infection from mother to baby can be confirmed based on immunohistochemical and ultrastructural evidence of SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid...