cancer of the blood


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Human therapeutics company Amgen (NasdaqGS:AMGN) said on Tuesday that it has filed its supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for BLINCYTO (blinatumomab) for the treatment of cancer of the blood and bone marrow.
Today, the list of presumptive service-connected health problems caused by exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides includes chloracne (a skin disease), Hodgkin's disease, multiple myeloma (a cancer of the blood cells), non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, porphyria cutanea tarda (a skin disease caused by a defective liver enzyme), respiratory cancers (lung, bronchus, larynx, and trachea), soft-tissue sarcoma (cancer of the muscles and tendons), acute and subacute peripheral neuropathy (weakening of the nervous system), prostate cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, and adult-onset (Type 2) diabetes.
STI-571 targets a mutant protein in a cancer-causing gene specific to chronic myelogenous leukemia, a cancer of the blood that strikes more than 4,300 Americans each year.
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a cancer of the blood cells caused in the majority of cases by an acquired genetic defect called the bcr-abl mutation.
The support, friendship and understanding from fellow cancer survivors was critical to her recovery, she said as she lunched with Burnside, who was diagnosed with cancer of the blood nine years ago.
We are very pleased to announce this latest benchmark in our development of a promising new compound to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia, a serious cancer of the blood for which new treatments are desperately needed," said Dr.
Revlimid can extend the lives of patients with multiple myeloma, an incurable cancer of the blood cells, by three years.
Leukemia is a cancer of the blood or bone marrow, and it causes more deaths in children under the age of 15 than any other disease.
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow -- the spongy tissue inside bones where blood cells are made.
We are pleased to announce the addition of the Montefiore Medical Center as a clinical site for Callisto's evaluation of L-Annamycin to treat Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, a serious cancer of the blood," said Dr.
Stevens was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, the second most common cancer of the blood.
Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow -- the spongy tissue inside bones where blood cells are made.
Chronic myelogenous leukemia is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow characterized by overproduction of white blood cells.
Ellison then worked closely with Cell Therapeutics during the preparation and filing of the new drug application for Trisenox(R), which was ultimately approved by the FDA for the treatment of relapsed acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL), a life-threatening cancer of the blood.
Chronic myeloid leukemia is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow characterized by overproduction of white blood cells.