ASH 2020 – Focused on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

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Venetoclax Retreatment May Yield High Response Rate in CLL

A fixed-duration venetoclax (Ven)-based regimen is considered a standard of care (SOC) option for patients with frontline and relapsed/refractory (R/R) chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)....
Age Impacts the Efficacy of Immunotherapy in Treating Breast Cancer

Study Discusses Real-World Registry Data on Biomarker Testing, Treatment Patterns in Patients with CLL/SLL

The introduction of novel agents has given patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL) more treatment options. The informCLL registry...
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The Effects of PFS, Toxicity Risks on Choosing Novel Agents in CLL

The introduction of novel agents has changed the treatment landscape for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), but these agents have different toxicity profiles. A study...
An authentic, real person, senior adult man cancer chemotherapy patient is looking pensively at the camera - resting comfortably in a hospital outpatient ward as his IV drip continues through his chemo chest port. Many new spots and blemishes have appeared on his skin, and his once-full beard has thinned considerably over the course of the almost concluded three month treatment regime.

Real-World Data on First-Line Ibrutinib or Chemoimmunotherapy Outcomes in CLL By Risk Status

The prognosis for high-risk (HR) chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is poor. Clinical data have found that small molecular inhibitor (SMI) therapies outperform chemoimmunotherapy (CIT)...

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Study Finds Racial Disparities in Childhood Cancers

A new study found notable disparities in rates of childhood cancers when considering single year of age rather than grouping several years together. The...

COVID-19 Update: US States with High Rates of Unvaccinated People at Highest Risk of...

On Monday, June 21, 2021, here are the latest COVID-19 numbers around the world, according to statistics aggregator, Worldometer.  World Cases: Over 179.3 million. ...

COVID-19 Update: President Biden to Commemorate Milestone of 300 Million Shots Administered; and More

On Friday, June 18, 2021, here are the latest COVID-19 numbers around the world, according to statistics aggregator, Worldometer.  World Cases: Over 178.3 million. ...
Testicular Cancer Treatment and Outcomes Have Improved, Study Finds

Testicular Cancer Treatment and Outcomes Have Improved, Study Finds

A new study reveals that the prognosis of testicular cancer has notably improved. The findings were published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. While the...