FDA grants priority review to Tibsovo for cholangiocarcinoma
The FDA granted priority review to ivosidenib tablets for patients with previously treated IDH1-mutated cholangiocarcinoma, according to the agent's...
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Researchers identify new immunotherapy treatment target for acute myeloid leukemia in children
Researchers have identified a gene expressed in children with acute myeloid leukemia that could serve as a new immunotherapy treatment target, according to a new study...
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New combination treatment could benefit T-ALL patients who do not respond to chemotherapy
T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia is an aggressive cancer type that mostly affects children. The standard treatment is chemotherapy, but about one in four patients do not...
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Ashley Cain's girlfriend shares heartbreaking update 1 week after losing baby girl
Azaylia Diamond died April 25 after a battle with leukemia.
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Targeting Genetic Pathway Provides a Novel Treatment for Blood Cancer
Specific genetic mutation has been identified to pose vulnerability in some cases of acute myeloid leukemia and is associated with the poor prognosis of these cancers.
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New NCCN patient guidelines on anemia and neutropenia published
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network announced today the publication of new NCCN Guidelines for Patients: Anemia and Neutropenia, Low Red and White Blood Cell Counts...
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Ohio State appoints leader of blood and marrow transplant, cellular therapy programs
Marcos J. de Lima, MD, has been appointed to key leadership positions at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J...
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Antiviral T cells safe, effective as off-the-shelf therapy for painful complication after stem cell transplants
A Phase II trial led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center found that BK virus -specific T cells from healthy donors were safe and effective as an...
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Can Avocado Help Treat Leukemia?
Avocatin B, a fat molecule found only in avocados, for potential use in preventing diabetes, managing obesity and treating leukemia.
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Novel compound in avocados may offer a route to better leukemia treatment
A compound in avocados may ultimately offer a route to better leukemia treatment, says a new University of Guelph study.
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Personalized medicines could be manufactured with 3D printing technology
Customized medicines could one day be manufactured to patients' individual needs, with University of East Anglia researchers investigating technology to 3D ‘print' pills.
Minister vetoes $280m loan to Queensland wind farm
Keith Pitt overturned a recommendation from the Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund when he vetoed wind farm funding, but the company says it will push ahead.
Yes, bank dividends are back but let's not party like it's 2019
Banks haven't let the COVID crisis go to waste, taking the opportunity to cut their payout ratios to shareholders happy to grab what they can.
Fiji locks down 400-patient hospital after COVID death
Health authorities are quarantining all patients and staff within the compound until they can determine who had contact with the coronavirus patient.
NSW government cops water policy blow as another setback looms
The upper house has rejected the scheme to license irrigators' extraction during floods while a federal agency has dismissed the government's river plans.
‘There is no time limit': Jack de Belin jury could keep deliberating into...
The jury in the trial of footballers Jack de Belin and Callan Sinclair have signalled they may continue deliberating into next week in order to reach a unanimous verdict on the...
No time to waste as world debates vaccine justice
While nations including Australia debate the details of a temporary waiver of vaccine patents, dangerous variants mutate in raging outbreaks around the world.
Fear of losing employer-sponsored health insurance keeps 1 in 6 workers in...
One out of every six adult workers in the United States are staying in jobs they might otherwise leave out of fear of losing their employer-sponsored health insurance...
Who is Yair Lapid, Israel's would-be prime minister?
The former journalist, popular television host and finance minister has been given a chance to oust Benjamin Netanyahu.
Bright light therapy efficacious for treating bipolar depression
Bright light therapy appeared efficacious as a treatment for bipolar depression, according to a presenter at the American Psychiatric Association's annual meeting. “Light...