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Tag Archives for " Leukemia "

Gene therapy and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

“The immunotherapy, known as anti-CD19 chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy, puts a patient’s own immune cells through a laboratory process that results in the number of T-cells being

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Lisa’s Story-Leukemia “Not Necessarily”

Does this mean I’m going to die?” Lisa asked innocently to Dr. Nantel, the hematologist at the Vancouver General Hospital. He had just diagnosed her with leukemia. “Not necessarily” was his reply Does

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Whole Brain Radiation – Pediatric Chemobrain?

Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) has included the use of prophylactic cranial irradiation in up to 20% of children with high-risk disease despite known cognitive risks of this treatment

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Cancer Coaching-Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

“CML occurs in all age groups, but most commonly in the middle-aged and elderly… and slightly more men than women are affected. CML represents about 15–20% of all cases of adult leukemia

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Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Non-conventional, Non-Toxic Therapies-

“Acute Myeloma Leukemia is a devastating disease and proves fatal within five years for 90 per cent of seniors…” That quote from the study linked an excerpted below doesn’t sound

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Reduce Liver Toxicity In Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

“In children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia and liver toxicity, Milk Thistle was associated with a trend toward significant reductions in liver toxicity.” While great strides against acute

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Chemosensitivity Testing Improves Treatment of Leukemia

“A paper in the peer-reviewed journal Leukemia & Lymphoma showed that overall survival improved 250+ percent in leukemia patients when doctors used a chemosensitivity test to help determine treatment.” As

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Breakthrough Against Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common childhood cancer…”We have now shown that with the removal of this carbohydrate alteration the cells die.” The article linked and

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