Leukemia | Tumor

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

FDA Grants Investigational Therapy Breakthrough Designation for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

February 10th 2021, 10:00pm

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The Food and Drug Administration has granted the investigational therapy asciminib a breakthrough therapy designation for the treatment of certain adults with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia. The designation may allow for expedited review of the drug.

Addressing Unmet Needs in CLL

February 2nd 2021, 9:30pm

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CLL: An Early Clinical Trial With Ibrutinib

February 2nd 2021, 5:15am

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CAR T-Cells: Refining CLL Therapy With Clinical Trials

February 2nd 2021, 5:00am

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CLL Versus Other Leukemia Types

February 2nd 2021, 5:00am

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