But many high-risk women who should get scanned don't, experts add
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Sanctioned as an orphan drug
The drug, maraviroc, protects against graft-versus-host disease in the liver and gut
Bone marrow cells must be wiped out to improve cure rates, researchers say
Therapy increased progression-free survival in children who responded well to chemo, study says
MDS, which might be tied to Roberts' prior cancer treatment, requires bone marrow transplant
Although the risk is small, radiation doses should be kept low, experts say
Patients who got bendamustine plus another med also had fewer side effects
More resistant disease, toxic treatments take their toll on older patients, study says
Targeted therapy is effective, has few side effects, but larger trials needed, researchers say
Patients doing well a decade later but virus itself not eradicated
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