Latest Waldenström's macroglobulinemia Stories

2014-06-10 00:22:14

BREDA, the Netherlands, GHENT, Belgium and WHITE PLAINS, New York, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- arGEN-X, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on creating and developing differentiated therapeutic antibodies for the treatment of cancer and severe autoimmune diseases, today announced it has entered into a partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) in which both parties will contribute to the funding of a Phase 2 clinical study of the Company's lead...

2014-05-31 08:21:05

- Data include results from two Phase I studies of ABT-199/GDC-0199 in relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and various subtypes of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) released interim results from a Phase Ib clinical trial of ABT-199/GDC-0199, an investigational B-cell lymphoma 2 (BCL-2) selective inhibitor, in combination with rituximab (Abstract 7013). Results showed an overall response rate (ORR) of...

2014-02-28 23:27:26

Mayo Clinic researchers say the identification of a mutated gene frequently found in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma may open the door to new treatments. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 A new report published in Blood Cancer Journal and detailed by the Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Center finds that a high percentage of patients with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma have a mutation on their MYD88 gene (MYD88L265P), which in turn can affect their immune system B-cells. B-cells or T-cells are the cells...

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