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Around 80 percent of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) are now cured. With advancing treatment the cure rate may reach close to 90! Sounds promising right?
An international study found that bone marrow transplants are not the best option for some young patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) who fail to attain clinical remission after the initial weeks of intense chemotherapy known as induction therapy.
A novel anti-leukemia compound with little toxicity successfully treated zebrafish with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL), suggesting its potential to become a new highly targeted therapy for humans – even those resistant to conventional therapies.
Researchers reporting in the April Cell Stem Cell, a Cell Press publication, have found a way to stop leukemia stem cells in their tracks.
The product, once available in the clinic, could be the first to hit a pathway that drives multiple types of lymphoma.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Silicon Valley Pineapple Classic 5k is a fun, family-friendly, Hawaiian-themed run with obstacles.
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