Latest Radioimmunotherapy Stories
Researchers have used radioimmunotherapy (RIT) to destroy remaining human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected cells in the blood samples of patients treated with antiretroviral therapy, offering the promise of a strategy for curing HIV infection.
In a Breaking News Exclusive, Jamie Reno writes how GSK's spokesperson informed him that Bexxar, a lifesaving cancer drug is being discontinued in February 2014.
A new treatment option for patients with relapsing follicular, mantle cell and other indolent B-cell lymphomas has been determined safe and feasible by researchers exploring the potential of a low energy beta-emitter radiopharmaceutical.
A new patient protocol for aggressive and recurrent lymphoma that combines intensive chemotherapy and radioimmunotherapy (RIT) may become the most powerful cancer-killing therapy available, with the hope that patients’ lymphoma can be eradicated as they prepare for bone marrow transplant.
External beam radiation treatment has long been manipulated into the unique shape of patients’ tumors for personalized cancer care.
Outcomes can be bleak for non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), a cancer that develops in the white blood cells of the immune system.
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