General Info about Leukemia
Cancer is a group of more than 100 diseases that have two important things in common. One is that certain cells in the body become abnormal. Another is that the body keeps producing large numbers of these abnormal cells.
What is New in Leukemia?
1. Novel Diagnostic Tools Help Predict Drug Resistance in Leukemia PatientsUsing RNA epigenetics and chromatin structures as diagnostic tools can help predict and reduce drug resistance in treating patients with leukemia. Drug resistance is a major obstacle to effective treatment for patients with cancer and leukemia. Epigenetic modifying drugs have been proven effective for some patients with hematologic malignancies, such as myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Read More..
Latest Publications and Research on LeukemiaCD19 CAR-Targeted T Cells Induce Long-Term Remission and B Cell Aplasia in an Immunocompetent Mouse Model of B Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. - Published by PubMed
In Vivo Expansion of Co-Transplanted T Cells Impacts on Tumor Re-Initiating Activity of Human Acute Myeloid Leukemia in NSG Mice. - Published by PubMed
Re-directing an alkylating agent to mitochondria alters drug target and cell death mechanism. - Published by PubMed
What is the relevance of Ikaros gene deletions as prognostic marker in pediatric Philadelphia negative B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia? - Published by PubMed
ATM mutations uniformly lead to ATM dysfunction in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Application of functional test using doxorubicin. - Published by PubMed