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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a kind of leukemia characterized by an uncontrolled growth of the lymphocytes – white blood cells. The cancerous lymphocytes crowd out the normal, disease-fighting white blood cells.

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Melanoma, Dangerous Skin Cancer Linked with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
A large group of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia were found to have a sizable 600 percent higher risk of melanoma, the most dangerous form .....
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Doxorubicin, a chemotherapy drug widely used in ovarian, bladder, lung, thyroid and stomach cancers carries a harmful side effect. The drug can disrup.....
New Cancer Therapy Delivers Chemotherapy Drugs into the Spinal Cord
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  • A novel treatment for intramedullary spinal cord tumors has been developed.
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New drug target, i.e., the activin pathway can solve two problems often faced by lung cancer patients one is developing resistance to chemotherapy, an.....
In Vivo Gene Editing Cures Blood Disorders in Fetus
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