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Leukemia: Types, Symptoms & Treatment Document List


This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Leukemia category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2015-09-25 : Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML): Symptoms, Treatments & Medications : General information regarding Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), a cancer of the bone marrow and blood.
2014-01-23 : A Pill for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Instead of Chemotherapy : Taking a tablet twice daily instead of chemotherapy may turn chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) into a highly treatable disease.
2014-01-20 : Artificial Bone Marrow Developed by Researchers : A prototype developed by scientists shows artificial bone marrow may be used to reproduce hematopoietic stem cells.
2013-03-15 : Leukemia Breakthrough May Pave the Way to New Treatments : Critical weakness in leukemic cells may pave the way to treatment as leukemic cells can be eradicated by removing a carbohydrate modification displayed on the cell surface.
2011-12-22 : Does Omega 3 Fish Oil Hold Key to Leukemia Cure : Compound produced from fish oil that appears to target leukemia stem cells could lead to a cure for the disease.
2011-07-07 : Donors for Leukemia and Lymphoma - Half-matched Transplants : Clinical trials show transplant results with half-matched bone marrow or umbilical cord blood are comparable to fully matched tissue.
2011-05-24 : Drug Stops Aggressive Form of Childhood Leukemia : Combined with the drug Gleevec the combination therapy eradicates the cancer in cell and animal studies.
2010-10-04 : X-rays Linked to Increased Childhood Leukemia Risk : Diagnostic X-rays may increase the risk of developing childhood leukemia.
2010-07-12 : Treatment of Therapy-resistant Chronic Leukemia Using Stem Cells : Successful treatment of therapy-resistant chronic leukemia using allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
2010-05-17 : Gene Loss Causes Leukemia : Leukemia occurs in various forms one of which is T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL).
2010-03-01 : Down Syndrome Leukemia and Cancer : Between 5 and 10 percent of babies with Down syndrome develop a transient form of leukemia that usually resolves on its own.
2010-01-07 : Differences Between Lethal and Treatable Forms of Leukemia : Lethal and treatable forms of leukemia epigenetic diagnosis and therapies a new strategy for treating cancer.
2009-12-07 : Bone Marrow Transplants from Mismatched Donors : Method of transplanting bone marrow-based stem cells from a mismatched donor.
2009-11-05 : Antibody and Stem Cells Successfully Treats Advanced Leukemia : Radio-labeled antibody targeted doses of radiation followed by stem cell transplant successfully treats leukemia and pre-leukemia patients.
2009-10-18 : Abnormality in Leukemia Associated with Down Syndrome : Understanding of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children with Down syndrome.
2009-09-28 : Gene Could Lead to New Therapies for Bone Marrow Diseases : Researchers are one step closer to finding new ways to treat Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) a bone marrow disease.
2009-07-28 : New Drug for Children with High Risk Leukemia : Dr. Izraeli says the discovery offers potential hope to children who suffer from leukemia.
2009-07-02 : New Targeted Therapy Finds and Eliminates Deadly Leukemia Stem Cells : Molecular tool shows promise as therapeutic for human acute myeloid leukemia a notoriously treatment resistant blood cancer.
2009-04-20 : Gene Variants Associated with Adult Leukemia : Patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia more likely to have similar DNA changes in up to six genes compared to people who do not have the cancer.
2009-04-08 : Gene that Protects Against Leukemia Identified : Researchers have identified a gene that controls the rapid production and differentiation of the stem cells that produce all blood cell types.
2009-04-01 : Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia : Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia or CML is classified by phase chronic accelerated and blast phases.
2009-04-01 : Acute Leukemia Information : Acute Leukemia is a rapidly progressing cancer that starts in the blood forming tissue such as the bone marrow.

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