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About one in five or six cases of adult leukemia in Western populations relates to so-called chronic myeloid leukemia, or CML.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (NASDAQ: CPHD) today announced the release of an updated XpertÂ® BCR-ABL Monitor test, now reporting results to the International Scale.
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) was transformed from a fatal disease to a chronic condition by the development of a drug known as imatinib, which targets the protein that drives this disease (BCR-ABL).
Whitehead Institute researchers have shown in mouse models that overexpression of the microRNA 125b (miR-125b) can independently cause leukemia and accelerate the disease's progression.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, basketball legend and the NBA's all-time leading scorer, is asking his supporters to join him in taking a shot at beating cancer by joining his team - Team Kareem. In 2009, after Kareem's diagnosis with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia, (Ph+ CML), a slow progressing type of blood cancer(1), he initiated a CML education program with Novartis Oncology to show people that they are not alone in fighting this...
An international team of scientists studying acute forms of Leukaemia have identified a new drug target to inhibit the genes which are vital for the growth of diseased cells.
Omacetaxine launches different attack on CML that is impervious to other therapies.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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