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Hematology

New Treatments for Sickle Cell Disease

The researches find that the new treatments for sickle cell disease; a group of inherited red blood cell disorders, has never been so great; but it will only be realized if there is constant investment in health policies such as programs for screening newborns; especially in sub-Saharan Africa, where most cases occur. Treatments for sickle cell…

Hematology

Heart Failure Drug Effective in Treating Leukemia

The researches find that the in leukemia in children expressing the MYC gene. When subjected to mutations or over expression, this gene induces uncontrolled cell proliferation, thus promoting the development of cancer;”  But explains Elodie M. Da Costa. Therefore Currently; no effective treatment is approved to target this type of alteration in leukemias. This approach…

Haematology

Chronic Myeloid Leukemia to Aid Persistence of Leukemic Stem Cells

The study find that the Patients with chronic myeloid leukemia can be treated with tyrosine kinase inhibitors. While these effective drugs lead to deep remission and prolonged survival; primitive leukemia stem cells resist elimination during the remission and persist as a major barrier to cure. As a result; therefore the majority of patients with chronic…

Gastroenterology

Effort to Lower People’s Blood Pressure

The study find that the effort to lower people’s blood pressure, cut their sodium intake, and eliminate trans fat from their diet could dramatically reduce the incidence of premature death from cardiovascular disease (CVD) over a quarter century; according to a new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Incidence of premature…

Haematology

Blood Vessel Damage From High Glucose Concentrations

The study find that the blood vessels that helps them to process glucose becomes uncontrollable in diabetes; and  link to the formation of blood clots and inflammation according to researchers from the University of Warwick. Therefore  Reported in a new study in Scientific Reports led by Dr. Naila Rabbani from Warwick Medical School; with further…

Hematology

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Growth Identified

The study find that The Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL); the rate of disease growth is apt to follow one of three trajectories: relentlessly upward; steadily level, or something in between; therefore scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; Because Massachusetts General Hospital, and the University of Washington report in a new…

Haematology

Combo for Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

The study find that the combination with rituximab for previously treated follicular lymphoma (FL) and previously treat marginal zone lymphoma (MZL); both of which are also know as indolent non-Hodgkin lymphomas. non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) expect to be diagnose in 2019 in the United States; approximately 20% are likely to be follicular lymphomas. Rituximab for previously treated No…

Haematology

Novel Oncogene for Common Types of Blood Cancer

A study that revealed that hnRNP K over expression may cause B-cell lymphomas; therefore the most common types of blood cancer. Because The finding that this tumour suppressor gene may also cause cancer may lead to new methods for assessing patients and to the development of novel therapeutic approaches. Tumour suppressor gene The findings of…

Hematology

Boy to Complete Full Treatment for Leukemia

The researches find that the boy who is at the center of a legal battle between doctors and his parents is in remission according to his mother. Therefore Taylor Bland announced on Facebook and Go Fund Me that her son Noah is “cancer free” after completing the induction phase of chemotherapy. Additionally, Bland stated the…

Heamatology

Microenvironment to Shed New Light on Leukemi

The study find that the  the microenvironment of the tissue in which they are find. Therefore Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have mapped the stem-cell niche in the bone marrow of mice and studied how it is influenced by developing leukemia. Because Their results; which are publish in the journal Cell’; show that the bone-marrow microenvironment is…

Haematology

A New Blood Test That Detect Most Major Cancers

The researches find that the testing for such as lung cancer disease, but doctors know that tissue biopsies are necessary and potentially life-saving; though the procedures used to gather tissue can lead to dangerous complications; from bleeding to lung collapse. Because To lower the need for invasive procedures; therefore researchers at the University of Arizona…

Haematology

Octogenarians With Acute Myeloid Leukemia

The study find that the acute myeloid leukemia (AML) have a one-month mortality rate of 41% and overall survival (OS) of 1.5 months; Because  according to a research letter publish in the June issue of the American Journal of Hematology. Therefore Vijaya R. Bhatt, M.D., from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha; and…