Category Archives: Leukemia

IN BRIEF: Phase III Clinical Trials of  Multiple Sclerosis Drug Alemtuzumab Show Progress

IN BRIEF: Phase III Clinical Trials of Multiple Sclerosis Drug Alemtuzumab Show Progress

IN BRIEF: Phase III Clinical Trials of ┬áMultiple Sclerosis Drug Alemtuzumab Show Progress We have noted the great potential of the┬áMultiple Sclerosis Drug Alemtuzumab in a previous posts [1] Note that current research see it prescribed for the Relapsing Remitting (RRMS) form, which is indeed what the clinical trials mentioned …Read the Rest

Some vaccines tied to lower children’s leukemia risk

Some vaccines tied to lower children’s leukemia risk

MND: Vaccines had been accused to bring autism to children, an idea discredited now.Click Here for NYT article Then, we recently brought to your attention the narcolepsy investigation they are subjected to currently. MND: So this time, some vaccines are thought to bring a good side-effect to children: Lowering  risk …Read the Rest

Glivec study gives hope of cure for some leukemia (Reuters)

Glivec study gives hope of cure for some leukemia (Reuters)

MediNewsDigest: Good news indeed for some patients on Glivec (Imanitib)  for CML ( Chronic Myeloid Leukemia), but at this time a small minority The criteria for treatment cessation according to the study is “deep molecular remission”.  A treatment response is called a complete molecular remission if no leukemia cells  in …Read the Rest

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