Leukemia | Tumor

Three-Time Cancer Survivor Bikes 100 Miles for a Cause

July 22nd 2021, 3:00pm

Podcast

In this episode of the “CURE® Talks Cancer” podcast, Joey Renick opens up about his cancer journey and explains how he went on to bike 100 miles for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

FDA Approval of Rylaze ‘Fulfills an Unmet Need’ for Group of Patients With Leukemia and Lymphoma

July 21st 2021, 1:00pm

Article

The FDA approval of Rylaze provides certain patients with leukemia and lymphoma with an on-demand treatment option since the only other approved therapy is currently undergoing a shortage.

FDA Approves Rylaze for Certain Patients with Leukemia and Lymphoma

June 30th 2021, 11:28pm

Article

The FDA approval provides patients with an alternative therapy to the only other approved treatment, which has been under a global shortage for several years.

‘Incredible’ That a One-Time Infusion of CAR-T Cell Therapy Induces Durable Responses in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

June 6th 2021, 4:00pm

Video

Although recent data show how promising a single-infusion of a specific CAR-T cell therapy may be for patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, an expert from the Moffitt Cancer Center notes that more research is needed for those deemed too ill to receive the treatment.

BiTE Therapy May Extend Survival Time in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

June 2nd 2021, 9:00pm

Article

Patients with relapsed/refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia may have prolonged survival with Blincyto, especially among those who undergo hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Friday Frontline: Texas Cancer Center is First in the Country to Provide COVID-19 Vaccines to Patients with Cancer, Philadelphia Nonprofit Delivers Free Groceries to Local Residents with Cancer, and More

March 19th 2021, 3:00pm

Article

From the first COVID-19 vaccine doses becoming available for patients and their caregivers at a cancer center in Texas to community police officers delivering food to families impacted by cancer in Philadelphia, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Treatment Advances Transform CML Into Chronic Disease

February 27th 2021, 4:00pm

Article

Over the past decade, advances in both diagnostics and therapeutics in a variety of blood cancers have turned certain diseases into chronic conditions.

Knocking Out Chronic Myeloid Leukemia with Precision

February 22nd 2021, 2:00pm

Article

Patients with chronic myeloid leukemia are living longer, some even stopping treatment, thanks to a plethora of targeted therapies.

A ‘T-ALL’ Order: Treating T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

February 19th 2021, 8:00pm

Article

Oncologists and researchers are racing to identify new therapies to help better treat a rare form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Keep it Flowing: Combating COVID-19 Blood Shortages in Cancer Treatment

February 12th 2021, 1:00pm

Article

Blood shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic have forced cancer centers to get creative to ensure patients with hematologic malignancies are able to get transfusions in a timely manner.