Personalized Therapeutic for Patients with MLL-r Leukemia, a Genetically Defined Type of Acute Leukemia
We are looking forward to working with 3SBio to maximize this opportunity and benefit tens of thousands of Chinese patients suffering for acute leukemia
and other severe diseases.
In conclusion: Morphology is the first-line diagnostic criterion for acute leukemia
; however, laboratory diagnosis of acute leukemia
in modern hematologic practice increasingly relies on objective techniques to detect a specific ultrastructural or genetic abnormality.
Another anti-cancer drug, L-Annamycin, is being developed as a treatment for forms of relapsed or refractory acute leukemia
, a currently incurable blood cancer.
The patient in this study shows some features that overlap with both myeloid/NK precursor acute leukemia
and blastic NK precursor acute lymphoma/leukemia[2,3,5,8,31] and suggests that these entities may form a diagnostic continuum.
Criteria for the diagnosis of acute leukemia
of megakaryocyte lineage (M7): a report of the French-American-British Cooperative Group.
According to two Niche Markets and Rare Diseases reports, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia andAcute Myeloid Leukemia, novel targeted therapies hold the most promise for improving outcomes for patients with acute leukemia
This is a novel orally-available small molecule compound targeted for the treatment of acute leukemias
These preclinical data strongly support the initiation of human clinical trials in GVAX(R) cancer vaccine following bone marrow transplantation in patients with acute leukemia
and other hematologic malignancies," stated Dr.
Phase I Trial of Liposomal Daunorubicin (DaunoXome) Administered with High-Dose Cytarabine (Ara-C) to Patients with Relapsed Acute Leukemia
," by Larry Cripe, of Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, et al.
A recent independent study at the University of Tokushima, Japan, found that RSP was elevated in patients with hematological malignancies and that the RSP concentration correlated with the tumor burden in patients with acute leukemia
, chronic myelogeneous leukemia, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and myeloma.
Additional clinical trials are being conducted in adult acute leukemia
, pediatric tumors, small-cell lung cancer, melanoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and cancers of the stomach and bladder.
The initial clinical program is planned to evaluate CRL-1336 in reversing multiple drug resistance in acute leukemia
and is expected to begin by the end of the third quarter.
While the Nashville area clinical trial is for breast cancer only, Taxotere(R) is currently being tested in the following cancer types around the country: breast, ovarian, adult acute leukemia
, pediatric tumors, melanoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, soft tissue sarcoma, and cancers of the stomach, prostate, pancreas, bladder, cervix and head and neck.
Paul, 44, died last night in Stanford University Hospital of complications during treatment for acute leukemia