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Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is a cancer of white blood cells in the bone marrow - they are overproduced, crowd out the normal cells, and spread to other organs.

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Drug Used for Heart Failure Could Treat Leukemia
Drug initially used for heart failure could be effective in treating cancer, according to canadian researchers who published their work in the Jour.....
Drug Combo Found Effective Against Another Leukemia
Arsenic-based drug combination found useful for treating second form of leukemia, revealed by a team of scientists led by Pier Paolo Pandolfi, MD, PhD.....
Recovering Fertility in Girls Who Survive Childhood Cancer
Girls who underwent treatments for leukemia often become infertile. Researchers have recently developed a procedure working with mice that restores th.....
Genetic Variant Boosts Stroke Risk in Childhood Cancer Survivors
In childhood cancer survivors who received cranial radiation therapy (CRT) a common single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) was linked to an increased ri.....
New Drug Improves Survival among Patients With Leukemia
New inhibitor drug named gilteritinib targets mutation in the Fms-like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3) gene - in relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukem.....


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