CURE’s mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) page features the latest cancer news and updates on mantle cell lymphoma Through articles, videos, podcasts, and more, CURE brings readers the insights of experts, cancer survivors, patients, and advocates to ensure everyone is up to date in mantle cell lymphoma.
May 16th 2020
Velcade not only delays the progression of mantle cell lymphoma when given after stem cell transplant but also prolongs survival. However, the treatment comes with significant side effects.
April 7th 2020
Patients with mantle cell lymphoma who were eligible for stem cell transplant saw a 97% overall response rate to a three-drug regimen, according to findings from two clinical trials.
April 6th 2020
At one-year follow-up, phase 2 clinical trial results showed that most patients with relapsed or treatment resistant mantle cell lymphoma responded to chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T cell therapy.
March 5th 2020
An expert sheds light on the latest therapies in clinical trials and promising drug combinations to thwart the aggressive disease.
February 28th 2020
Patients with relapsed/refractory mantle cell lymphoma saw more favorable responses with the BTK inhibitor Imbruvica (ibrutinib) than with chemotherapy, according to nearly a decade of data.
February 24th 2020
Patients with the aggressive blood cancer can turn to immunotherapies like CAR-T cell therapy when disease recurs or becomes resistant.
February 11th 2020
The Food and Drug Administration granted a priority review to KTE-X19 for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma.
January 30th 2020
Here is a list of the recent trial initiations that occurred within the cancer space in January.
January 8th 2020
Typically, the longer a patient with cancer is exposed to a drug the more side effects they experience, but in the case of Imbruvica, the opposite appears to be true for patients with MCL.
January 7th 2020
The pivotal phase 3 GRAVITAS-301 study – designed to evaluate itacitinib in combination with corticosteroids in patients with treatment-naïve acute graft-versus-host disease – failed to meet its primary endpoint of improving overall response rates.
January 6th 2020
Treatment with a CAR-T cell therapy showed promise in patients with mantle cell lymphoma, potentially leading to a new option for a group of individuals who have exhausted other options.
December 14th 2019
However, the recent addition of new chemotherapy-free options such as chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T cell therapy could offer hope for patients with mantle cell lymphoma who develop resistance to chemotherapy-based treatment.
December 13th 2019
While chemotherapy is widely used in the frontline treatment of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), earlier use of BTK inhibitors such as Imbruvica (ibrutinib) may soon make chemotherapy obsolete for some patients, according to new data presented at the 2019 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting.
November 21st 2019
The Food and Drug Administration approved Brukinsa to treat relapsed and refractory mantle cell lymphoma, but what does this mean for patients?
November 18th 2019
While resistance can often make it a challenge to treat mantle cell lymphoma, therapies have come a long way in recent years thanks to the emergence of personalized treatment and the use of BTK inhibitors, according to one expert.
November 18th 2019
Researchers are expanding a clinical trial to include more patients with mantle cell lymphoma after some patients given the combination of medications under investigation showed no signs of cancer after treatment.
November 15th 2019
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Brukinsa to treat patients with mantle cell lymphoma whose disease has stopped responding to other medications or has recurred.
September 18th 2019
Dr. Thomas Weber has died following a ‘short but fierce’ fight with mantle cell lymphoma.
September 16th 2019
Patients and survivors shared messages of hope and enjoyed an evening of fun at the 11th annual celebration sponsored by Hackensack Meridian Health.
September 16th 2019
Having a parent, sibling or child with blood cancer raises an individual’s risk of also receiving a blood cancer diagnosis, according to the results of a large European study.
September 13th 2019
While emerging therapies for mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) continue to shape the treatment landscape, no key standard currently exists, says one expert – particularly for older patients, who benefit most from a treatment approach that has been tailored to fit them and their disease.
September 10th 2019
BTK inhibitors and CAR-T cell therapies for mantle cell lymphoma help to expand the treatment landscape for patients.
September 6th 2019
One expert discusses the current treatment options for patients with mantle cell lymphoma as well as the potential shift away from chemotherapy in the future.
August 14th 2019
Those with a first-degree relative diagnosed with certain blood cancers may be at an increased risk for developing the disease themselves.