Researchers develop an effective strategy to fight against chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
Leukemias are debilitating cancers of the hematopoietic or blood-forming cells of the bone marrow. Now, researchers at Tokyo Medical and Dental University describe an ingenious...
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Ponatinib identified as a potent inhibitor of SARS-CoV2-induced cytokine storm
Researchers at the Human Biology Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Washington, United States, found that the FDA-approved, multi-kinase inhibitor Ponatinib is...
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Aged bone marrow niche restrains function of rejuvenated HSCs, shows study
When leukemia strikes an older person, it is in part due to the aging of his or her hematopoietic stem cells .
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'We're going to take her home': Ashley Cain shares update on baby's cancer
Ashley Cain and his partner Safiyya Vorajee have exhausted their options to treat daughter Azalyia's leukemia.
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Folate Intake Alters Mutation Frequency and Profiles in a Tissue- and Dose-Specific Manner in MutaMouse Male Mice
ABSTRACTBackgroundWhile cancer is common, its incidence varies widely by tissue. These differences are attributable to variable risk factors, such as environmental exposure...
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Low-Calorie Diet Linked to Improved Chemo Response in Leukemia
A low-sugar/low-carb diet and exercise regimen was associated with an improved response to chemotherapy in a pilot study in children and adolescents with leukemia. Medscape...
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Study shows stronger link between Down syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia
A new large-scale study led by UC Davis Health and UC San Francisco researchers assessed the risks of leukemia in children with Down syndrome.
11 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Adding in Stem Cell Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia
Title: Adding in Stem Cell Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia Category: Health News Created: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM
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Combo Therapy Helps Beat a Common Childhood Leukemia
Combining stem cell transplants with cutting-edge immunotherapy prevents leukemia relapses in young people and improves their chances of survival, new research suggests.
15 days ago - Web MD
Diet, Exercise, Chemo can Make Young Leukemia Patients Live Longer
Children's Hospital Los Angeles study finds risk of detectable cancer cells decreased by 70% after one month of treatment in patients with ALL. Changing diet and exercise makes...
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'It's About Time': All Massachusetts Residents Become Eligible For The...
People who live or work in Massachusetts, 16 years or older, will now be able to get the shot. The state estimates about 1.7 million people will become eligible.
Heart health of shift workers linked to body clock
Working hours that deviate from an individual's natural body clock are associated with greater cardiovascular risk, according to recent research.
Can financial stress lead to physical pain in later years?
Financial stress can have an immediate impact on well-being, but can it lead to physical pain nearly 30 years later? The answer is yes, according to new research.
No zero-risk option so let science, not politics, rule
Re-opening our borders must happen sometime but let's be guided by the scientists, not by politicians with self-serving agendas.
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John Wylie turns page on State Library of Victoria
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Peter V'landys best advice: ‘Don't play or watch AFL or soccer.'
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More than 70 serious injuries for Sydney food delivery riders in one year
More than 70 serious injuries to food delivery workers were recorded last year in NSW, according to documents tabled to state parliament.