Research advances offer hope for patient-tailored AML treatment
Advances in rapid screening of leukemia cells for drug susceptibility and resistance are bringing scientists closer to patient-tailored treatment for acute myeloid leukemia.
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New Insights into Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment
Research on the drug responses of leukemia stem cells may reveal why some attempts to treat are not successful or why initially promising treatment results are not sustained.
23 hours ago - Medindia Health
Plague: One Scientist's Intrepid Search for the Truth About Human Retroviruses and Chronic Disease
Judy Mikovits, Ph.D., a virologist, researcher and founding research director of the Whittemore Peterson Institute - which researches and treats chronic fatigue syndrome in...
1 day ago - Mercola
Potential seen for tailoring treatment for acute myeloid leukemia
Rapid screening of leukemia cells for drug susceptibility and resistance are bringing scientists closer to patient-tailored treatment for acute myeloid leukemia. Research on...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Causes of Bleeding Gum in Children
Bleeding gum can be a sign that you have or are at risk of gum disease. However ongoing gum bleeding could be as a result of serious medical conditions such as leukemia or...
2 days ago - oohsNcoos
Can a blood test detect cancer? Scientists use nanoparticles of gold for new early warning method
A blood test can detect cancer within just 10 minutes, scientists have found, raising hopes that hard-to-spot diseases could be picked up early when treatment is most...
4 days ago - National Post - 2 articles
Ibrutinib With Rituximab Effective for Chronic Leukemia
The new standard of care through combination chemotherapy appeared superior to the old treatment for chronic leukaemia
5 days ago - Medindia Health
Defining the Value of Treatments of Rare Pediatric Conditions
In this issue of JAMA Pediatrics, Whittington et al present a comprehensive analysis of the projected long-term outcomes and cost-effectiveness of a chimeric antigen receptor...
5 days ago - JAMA Pediatrics
Inpatient costs higher for young adults than children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
SAN DIEGO - Overall inpatient costs and the number of days spent in inpatient care appeared higher among young adults than among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia...
6 days ago - Healio
Ibrutinib Is Better for Older Patients With Untreated CLL
Ibrutinib alone and ibrutinib with rituximab were both superior to the bendamustine-rituximab combination for older patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia . Medscape...
6 days ago - Medscape
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Benefits of Taking Statins Outweigh Risks
Statins are safe drugs with low risk of adverse effects as per a recent statement by the American Heart Association following a review of several studies that have assessed the...
Regular Flu Shot: A Lifesaver for Many Heart Failure Patients
Getting a regular flu shot may save many heart failure patients' lives, reveals a new study. Annual flu vaccination is considered as a safe, low-cost way to reduce flu-related...
Genetic Changes Linked to Physical Activity Reported
New study paves the way for a better understanding of genetic changes that are associated with physical activity.
Women with Positive HPV but No Cell Abnormalities have High Cervical Cancer Risk
There is an increased cervical cancer risk in women whose cervical cells are tested positive for HPV but shows no signs of cellular abnormalities.
First Nations Children Experience More Pain than their Counterparts
First Nations children and youth are experiencing more pain and less access to specialist and mental health services than non-First Nations children.
Novel Muscle Reading Device Can Help Make Smart Clothes
Novel device can read human muscle's electrical activity and convert them into signals to aid in creating smart clothes.
Telengana Man Underwent Heart Transplantation Surgery
Century Hospitals has given a new lease of life to a young man by transplanting a donor heart in the patient's body with support of Jeevandhan network.
New Breast Cancer Screening Guideline Emphasizes Shared Decision-making...
Newly updated guideline on breast cancer screening highlights shared decision-making between women and their doctors, reveals a new study.
Brain Activation for Social Isolation Caused by Opioids
Activating a region in the brain called insula could reduce the urge for social isolation caused by opioids by making social interactions more rewarding
Cancer Can be Detected within 10-minutes: Here's How
Fastest cancer test: A simple, inexpensive test may help detect cancer more accurately in just 10-minutes, reveals a new study.