Hematological Cancer News

Get the latest cancer news and research. Sort by cancer type or read the current headlines to learn what’s happening in the science of cancer detection and treatment, as well as healthy living tips for dealing with cancer.

Mar

12

Experimental Drug May Boost Leukemia Survival, Without Chemo

Idelalisib is being fast-tracked for FDA approval for use in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Feb

19

Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests

Finding might one day point the way to a cure, researchers say

Feb

19

Experimental Therapy Shows Promise Against Type of Adult Leukemia

Genetic tweak of patient's immune cells boosted chances of remission in advanced cases

Feb

12

Imbruvica Approval Expanded to Include Chronic Leukemia

Drug inhibits enzyme that spurs cancer growth

Feb

03

Body's Immune System Destroys Would-Be Cancer Cells Daily: Study

Researchers tracked the quick elimination of mutant cells that can cause blood tumors

Jan

31

Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News

While treatment advances mean more children are surviving, long-term problems persist into adulthood

Dec

30

Experimental Treatment for Rare Soft-Tissue Cancer Shows Promise in Mice

Study looked at method for blocking key growth protein in malignant nerve sheath tumors

Dec

09

Gene Therapy Shows Promise Against Leukemia, Other Blood Cancers

In many patients in early trials, turning T-cells into cancer fighters sent disease into remission

Dec

04

Study: Pollen Allergies May Raise Risk for Blood Cancers in Women

Researchers say hormones might play role in link, but don't know why

Nov

18

Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says

Changes in arteries seen while still in childhood

Page(s): 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ...188189 Next 

We care about your feedback. Let us know how we can improve your CancerCompass experience.