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2012-07-11 23:00:08

MPN Research Foundation and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Partner to Fund Concept Grants Chicago, IL & White Plains, NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2012 The MPN Research Foundation and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society are proud to announce the winners of the MF Challenge. Winners of these one year concept grants focusing on fibrosis and myelofibrosis are: Ann Mullaly & Benjamin L. Ebert, of Brigham & Women´s Hospital Amit Verma and Zhizhuang Joe Zhao, of the Albert...

2012-03-01 11:12:35

Ruxolitinib shrinks swollen spleens, eases debilitating symptoms of incurable malignancy A drug that relieves the severe symptoms of a life-threatening bone marrow cancer called myelofibrosis also improves the survival of patients with the disease, according to a phase III clinical trial published in the March 1 edition of New England Journal of Medicine. "The Phase I/II clinical trial showed that ruxolitinib improves quality of life for many patients with myelofibrosis and now this...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.