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The impact of time to response to treatment on the outcomes of patients with accelerated-phase chronic myeloid leukemia

The impact of time to response to treatment on the outcomes of patients with accelerated-phase chronic myeloid leukemia

Posted by on Jul 11, 2020 in Leukemia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the impact of time to response to treatment on the outcomes of patients with accelerated-phase chronic myeloid leukemia.  This study concluded that an early response to treatment is strongly associated with long-term survival in these patients.   Some background Tyrosine...

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The safety and effectiveness of nilotinib in the treatment of unresponsive CML

Posted by on Aug 20, 2018 in Leukemia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined the safety and effectiveness of using nilotinib (Tasigna) in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) unresponsive to other treatment. The study concluded that nilotinib is safe and effective in the treatment of CML unresponsive to imatinib (Gleevec). Some background Chronic myeloid leukemia is a cancer of the...

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