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  1. Mother and son hoping for health and stability with Habitat for Humanity homeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The News-Review

    ... Portland and was making a good living, when he found out he had cancer. He was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which has led to multiple knee surgeries and hip replacements, a bone marrow transplant and years of radiation treatment. "I ...

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  2. New Jersey Devils: Can We Expect More From Brian Boyle This Season?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Pucks And Pitchforks

    ... Devils season. There's not much else to say that hasn't already been said. He was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia right before training camp. It was an awful way to start his career with the Devils. However, doctors caught it very early and ...

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  3. The next cancer treatments could come from old drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    At a time when drugs can take a decade from discovery to market, and as Big Pharma develops fewer drugs, a growing number of researchers are betting on old drugs. It costs $475,000 per patient to treat childhood leukemia with the cutting-edge therapy Kymriah.

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  4. CT scans may increase risk of brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... from the potential risk. The most common malignancies caused by radioactivity among children and young adults are leukemia and brain tumors. Researchers therefore evaluated leukemia and brain tumor risks following exposure to radiation from CT scans ...

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  5. Azimuth Capital Management LLC Has $7.37 Million Holdings in AbbVie IncRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... a subcutaneous injection for autoimmune diseases; IMBRUVICA, an oral therapy for patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia; and VIEKIRA PAK, an interferon-free therapy, with or without ribavirin, for the treatment of adults with genotype 1 chronic ...

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  6. Analyzing PerrigoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... breast cancer; and ASLAN003, a novel DHODH inhibitor, which is in Phase I clinical trials to treat acute myeloid leukemia and solid tumors. It is also developing ASLAN004, a monoclonal IL4/IL13 antibody that is under preclinical development for ...

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  7. Molecular remission as a therapeutic objective in acute promyelocytic leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Leukemia

    Acute promyelocytic leukemia is a subtype of acute leukemia characterized by a unique t translocation generating the PML/RARA fusion gene and hybrid oncoprotein. Besides its critical role in leukemogenesis, this genetic aberration serves as a disease-specific biomarker for rapid diagnosis and monitoring of minimal residual disease .

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  8. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia as a clonally unrelated second primary malignancy after multiple myelomaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Leukemia

    Multiple myeloma patients have an 11-fold increased risk of developing myeloid neoplasms compared to the general population; however, acute lymphoblastic leukemia is rarely observed. Given that both MM and the majority of ALL are of B cell origin, this raises the question of whether ALL in patients with MM arises from the same clone.

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  9. Natural killer cell specificity for viral infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Nature Immunology

    ... Klein, E. & Wigzell, H. "Natural" killer cells in the mouse. I. Cytotoxic cells with specificity for mouse Moloney leukemia cells. Specificity and distribution according to genotype. Eur. J. Immunol. 5 , 112-117 (1975). Vivier, E., Tomasello, E., ...

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  10. Overcoming resistance to a standard chemotherapy drugRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... a kinase inhibitor that has already been in clinical trials for several types of cancer, such as acute myelogenous leukemia. It was a surprise because lestaurtinib was thought to inhibit a different type of kinase (tyrosine kinases) than MAST1. "It ...

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  11. The MCL1-specific inhibitor S63845 acts synergistically with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Leukemia

    ... of these drugs is the BCL-2 inhibitor venetoclax, which is approved for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) [ 2 , 3 ] and has shown considerable activity in therapy for other cancers, such as acute myeloid leukemia (AML) [ 4 ]. ...

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  12. Researchers unravel how ALL invades the central nervous systemRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... the spines and the vertebrae that surround the spinal cord, we noticed this strange thing: you could see all the leukemia cells in the vertebral bone marrow and it looked like they were streaming through a channel at the bone surface straight into ...

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  13. Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for AbbVie Inc's Q2 2018 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... a subcutaneous injection for autoimmune diseases; IMBRUVICA, an oral therapy for patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia; and VIEKIRA PAK, an interferon-free therapy, with or without ribavirin, for the treatment of adults with genotype 1 chronic ...

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  14. $9.43 Million in Sales Expected for Cellectis SA (CLLS) This QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... candidate for the treatment of CD19 expressing hematologic malignancies, which develop in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Receive News & Ratings for Cellectis Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the ...

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  15. Franklin Community Schools considering air studies in wake of toxic vapor intrusionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... about the high number of pediatric cancer cases in Johnson County. Davidson's stepson Zane had been diagnosed with Leukemia a year earlier, while Rhinehart's daughter Emma Grace Finley died from Glioblastoma, a rare brain cancer. In addition ...

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  16. Nashville Predators: We are Vernon Fiddler days from hockey in SmashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Predlines

    ... he was a great ambassador to the community for whichever NHL team he wound up with. Fiddler's sister died from Leukemia, and he spent much of his career supporting causes that benefit those suffering from this disease . He even founded his own ...

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  17. Children who undergo CT scans may be at a higher risk of brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... bones and tumours. The most common malignancies caused by radioactivity among children and young adults are leukemia and brain tumors. Researchers therefore evaluated leukemia and brain tumor risks following exposure to radiation from CT scans in ...

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  18. CT scans may increase the risk of brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Science Blog

    ... from the potential risk. The most common malignancies caused by radioactivity among children and young adults are leukemia and brain tumors. Researchers therefore evaluated leukemia and brain tumor risks following exposure to radiation from CT scans ...

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  19. Researchers solve mystery of how ALL enters the central nervous systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... the spines and the vertebrae that surround the spinal cord, we noticed this strange thing: you could see all the leukemia cells in the vertebral bone marrow and it looked like they were streaming through a channel at the bone surface straight into ...

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  20. Union City American baseball team playing for a bigger purposeaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... Gerry Martinez said. The team has rallied around a 9-year-old boy from their league who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. "Obviously these kids are playing with more than just their abilities; now they're playing with a purpose," Martinez said ...

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