LEUKEMIA IN THE NEWS


Experimental Drug Developed In Louisville Progresses

LOUISVILLE, KY - The drug developed by Aptemera showed positive results in earlier human trials treating a form of adult leukemia, the company said. The next steps will involve...

Wilson Farms To Kick Off Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Event

BUFFALO, NY -- Paul and Karen Nanula, chairpersons of the Western & Central New York Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk...

Obama Letter Writer Has Leukemia And No Insurance

USA TODAY - An Ohio woman who dropped her health insurance because of rising premiums - and whose story has been cited by the White House - has leukemia...

BioSante Announces Positive Leukemia Vaccine Results

LINCOLNSHIRE, ILL - The GVAX Leukemia vaccine was given to 19 CML patients with measurable cancer cells, despite taking Gleevec for at least one year (range 13-53 months)...

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MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ADULT LEUKEMIA


National Institutes Of Health - Adult Leukemia


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society


Journal of Leukemia and Lymphatic Diseases

  • An online, peer-reviewed medical journal.

  • Contains articles on the latest treatments being used to fight leukemia and other lymphatic system-related cancers and disorders

National Cancer Institute - Leukemia

  • Up-to-date information and statistics on the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia

  • Links to various online groups and advisory boards for people dealing with leukemia