Upfront Darzalex Boosts PFS in Genetically High-Risk Myeloma
Patients with newly diagnosed or relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma with high-risk cytogenetics derived a progression-free survival benefit from the addition of daratumumab...
3 days ago - MedPageToday
Institute issues draft scoping plan for review of anti-BCMA therapies for multiple myeloma
The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review has completed a draft scoping document for its planned assessment of chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapies for the treatment...
4 days ago - Healio
Scientists Reveal Mechanism of Action of Anticancer Drug
Pomalidomide, the new anticancer drug, acts by reducing the levels of ARID2 within various multiple myeloma cells.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Research uncovers potential cause of neurotoxicity due to immunotherapy
New research has uncovered the previously unknown presence of CD19 - a B cell molecule targeted by chimeric antigen receptor T cell immunotherapy to treat leukemia, lymphoma...
6 days ago - News Medical
New partnership aims to advance predictive tests for multiple myeloma in Ireland
By combining genomic testing and next generation sequencing technology, a new partnership led by RCSI researchers aims to advance predictive tests for multiple myeloma, the...
10 days ago - News Medical
As Myeloma Options Increase, So Do Challenges
Recent expansion of treatment options for multiple myeloma has created a good news/bad practice environment for clinicians and patients. Most patients achieve a partial...
12 days ago - MedPageToday
The efficacy of bortezomib in human multiple myeloma cells is enhanced by combination with omega-3 fatty acids DHA and EPA: timing is essential
Although bortezomib as one of the first line medicines that has greatly improved the overall survival of patients with multiple myeloma , undesired drug resistance is...
13 days ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
New alpha-radioimmunotherapy for multiple myeloma shows promise in preclinical study
A new alpha-radioimmunotherapy, 212Pb-anti-CD38, has proven effective in preventing tumor growth and increasing survival in multiple myeloma tumor-bearing mice, according to...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
FDA OKs Anti-BCMA Drug for Multiple Myeloma
The FDA granted accelerated approval to belantamab mafodotin on Wednesday in heavily pretreated multiple myeloma. Belantamab mafodotin is the first approved therapy that...
1 month ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
FDA Approves Belantamab in R/R Multiple Myeloma
The first-in-class drug belantamab mafodotin has been approved in the United States for use in relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma. FDA Approvals
1 month ago - Medscape - 2 articles
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COVID-19 Herd Immunity Still Far Off for India, Don't Get Complacent: Health...
India's aims of obtaining herd immunity look bleaker, with the country not even hitting it's infection peak, according to the ICMR's sero survey. Hence, it would be hard to pin...
New Hormone Therapies are Beneficial for Hot Flashes
Hormone therapy is one of the best proven method for the management of menopause symptoms, specially hot flashes. Research continues to identify the trajectories to estrogen...
Vitamin D Cuts SARS-CoV-2 Infection Rate by Half
Evidence showing vitamin D lowers your risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection, hospitalization, severe complications and death continues to mount. Most recently, a September 17, 2020...
COVID-19 in India: More Than 60L Cases Reported
With a spike of 82,170 coronavirus cases and 1,039 deaths in 24 hours, India's tally on Monday breached the 60 lakh-mark with a total of 60,74,702 cases.
Lack of chemical reagents hampering COVID-19 testing
There is a critical shortage of the chemicals necessary to conduct Wuhan coronavirus testing, according to reports, which means fewer and fewer people are able to find out if...
1 in 3 Parents Try to Miss Flu Shots for Their Kids During Pandemic
National poll: COVID-19 may not influence parents' beliefs about the flu vaccine, with just 1/3 believing it's more important for children to get vaccinated this year.
Mechanism of Action of Hormone Therapy In Atherosclerosis Revealed
New study based on the early versus late intervention trial with estradiol data confirms benefit of hormone therapy in reducing multiple biomarkers of inflammation.
COVID-19 Recoveries Inching Towards 6 Lakh Mark in Andhra
COVID-19 recoveries in Andhra Pradesh have crossed the six lakh mark to reach 6,05,090 with 7,796 more recoveries.
Parents Not Yet Ready To Send Kids Amid the Pandemic
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, nearly 80% of parents of students enrolled in the 1,000-odd secondary schools of Uttar Pradesh Board in Prayagraj district are not prepared to send...
J.Lo's Daughter Made Her A Sweet Video To Watch Whenever She's ‘Sad'
Jennifer Lopez shared the sweetest video her daughter Emme made her on National Daughters Day Jennifer Lopez's 12-year-old daughter Emme Maribel Muñiz recorded the sweetest...