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  1. Couple's two children diagnosed with Leukemia, 3rd being testedRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | WPXI

    ... treatment. Emma has an identical twin named Ella. Because they are identical, this puts Ella at a higher risk for Leukemia. She will soon be tested. According to the family's crowdfunding page, Liam is now in remission and still has about a year of ...

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  2. Daratumumab Expanded Access Program Open to Eligible U.S. Patients...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of plasma cells.[ii] Multiple myeloma is the third most common blood cancer in the U.S., following only leukemia and lymphoma.[iii] Approximately 26,850 new patients will be diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and approximately 11,240 people will die ...

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  3. Next Generation Sequencing of Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Influencing PrognosisRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | BioMed Central

    ... applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated. Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a clonal disorder of the blood forming cells characterized by accumulation of immature blast cells in the bone marrow and peripheral blood. ...

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  4. Kylie's Kids: Ava And AudreyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... and groundbreaking treatments happening at Masonic Children's Hospital, one of which is a new treatment for leukemia. "She's a really happy girl. She loves being with her friends and she loves her sister Audrey," Bethany Christianson, Ava's mom, ...

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  5. Hospital Spots Focus On Pediatric WellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MediaPost

    An Ohio children's hospital's decision to shift marketing from acute, life-threatening illnesses to pediatric wellness seems to be working. On the Akron Children's Hospital's Web site, these pediatric care videos are getting about 3.5 times as many online views as previous heart-wrenching acute care videos, which focused on cancer and leukemia, heart disease, and neurological, bone and muscular disorders.

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  6. Woman Who Woke Up Covered in Bruises Learns That She Has Rare CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... seriously ill, I didn't know what to do," Wilson told The Mirror . "All of a sudden they told me I had aggressive leukemia, I was a medical emergency, and my hair was going to fall out." Six months after receiving her diagnosis, Wilson's doctors ...

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  7. Fort Worth, Texas Neighborhood NatalineSarkisyan.com News: Child...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SBWire

    Nataline Mary Sarkisyan was an American teenager with recurrent leukemia. Her case became part of the health care reform debate in the United States in 2007 when Cigna HealthCare denied coverage for a liver transplant operation.

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  8. Cell Source Appoints Dr. Robert Negrin to Its Scientific Advisory BoardRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... of American Physicians. Dr. Negrin has earned research awards from the National Institutes of Health, the Leukemia Society of America and the Jose Carreras Leukemia Foundation and was a Doris Duke Distinguished Clinical Scientist Awardee. Cell ...

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  9. Charlotte, North Carolina Community NatalineSarkisyan.com News: Child ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SBWire

    Nataline Mary Sarkisyan was an American teenager with recurrent leukemia. Her case became part of the health care reform debate in the United States in 2007 when Cigna HealthCare denied coverage for a liver transplant operation.

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  10. Boston, Massachusetts Community NatalineSarkisyan.com News: Childhood ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SBWire

    Nataline Mary Sarkisyan was an American teenager with recurrent leukemia. Her case became part of the health care reform debate in the United States in 2007 when Cigna HealthCare denied coverage for a liver transplant operation.

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  11. New treatment option available for CLL patients in Manitoba and SaskatchewanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News

    People in Manitoba and Saskatchewan living with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia will now be able to access a new treatment option through the prescription drug insurance plans in both provinces. Earlier this week, GAZYVA in combination with chlorambucil chemotherapy was added to benefits formularies of the Provincial Oncology Drug Programs at CancerCare Manitoba and the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency.

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  12. How Cindy Crawford's 3-Year-Old Brother Helped Her Come To Terms With His Own DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... got his wish when her brother Jeff was born. Sadly, the family's joy didn't last long, as Jeff was diagnosed with leukemia when he was just 2 years old. "I think when my parents first told us that my brother was sick, we didn't really understand ...

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  13. Patients in Manitoba and Saskatchewan living with the most common...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    living with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) will now be able to access a new treatment option through the prescription drug insurance plans in both provinces. Earlier this week, GAZYVAA (obinutuzumab) in combination with chlorambucil chemotherapy ...

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  14. Tom LandryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NNDB

    ... replaced with Jimmy Johnson. Many people feel the way it was done was impolitic. He died from chronic myelogenous leukemia, a rare form of the disease, in 2000. Father: Ray Landry Mother: Ruth Brother: Robert Landry (d. WWII in a B17) Wife: Alicia ...

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  15. The oncofusion protein FUS-ERG targets key hematopoietic regulators ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Oncogene

    The oncofusion protein FUS–ERG targets key hematopoietic regulators and modulates the all- trans retinoic acid signaling pathway in t acute myeloid leukemia Correspondence: Dr J Martens, Department of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University, FNWI, Geert Grooteplein 28, 6500 HB Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands. E-mail: j.martens@ncmls.ru.nl The ETS transcription factor ERG has been implicated as a major regulator of both normal and aberrant hematopoiesis.

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  16. Ex-Pharmacyclics CEO Banks $33.5 Million for Startup Corvus PharmaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... therapy that won initial U.S. approval in 2013. Imbruvica's ability to treat diseases such as chronic lymphocytic leukemia led AbbVie to buy Pharmacyclics in May. Dr. Miller, who was Pharmacyclics CEO until September 2008, teamed up with former ...

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  17. Janssen Biotech Inc. Release: Daratumumab Expanded Access Program...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... proliferation of plasma cells.ii Multiple myeloma is the third most common blood cancer in the U.S., following only leukemia and lymphoma.iii Approximately 26,850 new patients will be diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and approximately 11,240 people ...

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  18. TP53: an oncogene in disguiseRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Cell Death and Differentiation

    ... atypical cancer gene. LOH, loss of heterozygosity; LOF, loss-of-function; GOF, gain-of-function; AML, acute myeloid leukemia; CHIP, C-terminus of Hsc70 Interacting Protein; MQ, methylene quinuclidinone; RETRA, reactivation of transcriptional ...

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  19. Leukemia puts 4-year-old, family on roller coasterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... time she sneezes or I see a bruise, I worry and wait." Wiles said her 35-pound blonde daughter has been battling leukemia for more than a year. The youngster is in remission at the moment, but her mother said the fight is far from over. "She's in ...

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  20. Hundreds expected to attend services for Noah WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    As many as 1,000 people were expected to attend Sunday's visitation for Noah Wilson, the 7-year-old boy who won many admirers during his fight with bone cancer. Noah died Tuesday evening, days after he received news of a new struggle: He was diagnosed with a form of leukemia.

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