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2013-10-08 09:44:05

Two gene alterations pair up to promote the growth of leukemia cells and their escape from anti-cancer drugs, according to a study in The Journal of Experimental Medicine. Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is an aggressive cancer of the blood that is often treated with a drug called Imatinib (a.k.a. Gleevec). Although Gleevec is highly effective, some cancer cells can develop resistance to the drug. The mechanism that drives this resistance is not completely understood, but there is evidence...

2013-09-18 23:04:35

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: PharmaPoint: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) - United States Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 London (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Summary GlobalData has released its new Country report, “PharmaPoint: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) - United States Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022”. Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a rare myeloproliferative blood cancer that is characterized by the presence of the BCR-ABL...

Leukemia Drug Prices Too Costly
2013-04-27 06:38:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online More than 100 influential oncologists from over 15 different countries have joined forces to demand pharmaceutical companies reduce the prices of potentially life-saving cancer medication, some of which can cost patients in excess of $100,000 per year. In a commentary published Thursday by Blood, the journal of the American Society of Hematology, 120 doctors and researchers specializing in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia...


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