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Research & Reviews  9,281 results

Overexpression of CD200 is a Stem Cell-Specific Mechanism of Immune Evasion in AML.
Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer; Herbrich S, Baran N et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) stem cells (LSCs) are capable of surviving current standard chemotherapy and are the likely source of deadly, relapsed disease. While stem cell transplant serves as proof-of-principle that AML LSCs can be eliminated by...

Preclinical Drug Metabolism, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Profiles of Ivosideni...
Drug Metabolism and Disposition: the Biological Fate of C... Chen Y, Nagaraja NV et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Point mutations in isocitrate dehydrogenase 1 (IDH1) result in conversion of α-ketoglutarate to the oncometabolite, D-2-hydroxyglutarate (2-HG). Ivosidenib is a once daily (q.d.), orally available, potent, mutant IDH1 (mIDH1) inhibitor approved fo...

Dose intensity for induction in acute myeloid leukemia: what, when, and for whom?
Haematologica McCurdy SR, Luger SM

Jul 30th, 2021 - Intensive chemotherapy has been the backbone of the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) for decades. However, an increase in novel targeted agents, which has been brought about in part by a deeper understanding of the genetic makeup of AML, ...

CD70-specific CAR T cells have potent activity against acute myeloid leukemia without H...
Blood Sauer T, Parikh K et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - The prognosis of patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) remains dismal, highlighting the need for novel innovative treatment strategies. The application of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy to patients with AML has been limited, i...

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Guidelines  10 results

Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Adult Acute Myel...
Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation : Journal of ... Dholaria B, Savani BN et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - The role of hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) in the management of newly diagnosed adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is reviewed and critically evaluated in this evidence-based review. An AML expert panel, consisting of both transplant and...

NCCN Guidelines Insights: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Version 2.2018.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Mesa RA, Jamieson C et. al.

Oct 7th, 2017 - Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) are a group of heterogeneous disorders of the hematopoietic system that include myelofibrosis (MF), polycythemia vera (PV), and essential thrombocythemia (ET). PV and ET are characterized by significant thromboh...

Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Version 3.2017, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... O'Donnell MR, Tallman MS et. al.

Jul 9th, 2017 - Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is the most common form of acute leukemia among adults and accounts for the largest number of annual deaths due to leukemias in the United States. This portion of the NCCN Guidelines for AML focuses on management and p...

Acute myeloid leukemia, version 2.2013.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... O'Donnell MR, Tallman MS et. al.

Sep 14th, 2013 - These NCCN Guidelines Insights summarize several key updates to the NCCN Guidelines for Acute Myeloid Leukemia and discuss the clinical evidence that support the recommendations. The updates described in this article focus on the acute promyelocyt...

Myelodysplastic syndromes: clinical practice guidelines in oncology.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Greenberg PL, Attar E et. al.

Jul 13th, 2013 - The myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) represent a heterogeneous group of clonal hematopoietic disorders characterized by cytopenias, dysplasia in one or more myeloid lineages, and the potential for development of acute myeloid leukemia. These disord...

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Drugs  28 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  671 results

A Trial to Evaluate Two Schedules of MS275 in Combination With 5AC in Elderly Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

May 8th, 2020 - To estimate the major response rate (complete and partial responses by the International Working Group (IWG) response criteria) in patients with AML who are >= 60 years old and unable to tolerate or decline cytotoxic chemotherapy or patients who h...

Lintuzumab-Ac225 in Older Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Patients

May 7th, 2020 - The study is a multicenter, open label Phase I/II trial. Establish the MTD of fractionated doses of Lintuzumab-Ac225 in combination with low dose cytosine arabinoside (Low Dose Ara-C, LDAC) (Phase 1 portion) Determine the response rate (CR + CRp +...

Daunorubicin and Cytarabine With or Without Uproleselan in Treating Older Adult Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia Receiving Intensive Induction Chemotherapy

May 6th, 2020 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. Compare the event-free survival (EFS) of daunorubicin, cytarabine plus uproleselan versus daunorubicin and cytarabine in subjects >= age 60 with previously untreated acute myeloid leukemia. (Phase II) II. Compare the overall...

Phase II Trial of Alisertib With Induction Chemotherapy in High-risk AML

May 5th, 2020 - This research study is a Phase II clinical trial. Phase II clinical trials test the safety and effectiveness of an investigational intervention to learn whether the intervention works in treating a specific disease. "Investigational" means that th...

Topotecan Hydrochloride and Carboplatin With or Without Veliparib in Treating Advanced Myeloproliferative Disorders and Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia

May 5th, 2020 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To estimate and compare the complete response/complete response with incomplete recovery (CR/CRi) rate of induction therapy with topotecan hydrochloride (topotecan)/carboplatin (T/C) with or without veliparib (V) in myeloprol...

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News  793 results

Ficlatuzumab Plus Chemo Shows Early Promise in Refractory AML

Jul 21st, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The combination of ficlatuzumab plus chemotherapy showed considerable early promise in relapsed/refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in a small phase-1 study. "The high rate of complete remissions was surprising to u...

Hypomethylating Agents in Children With Relapsed/Refractory AML

Jun 25th, 2021 - Hypomethylating agents are generally considered to be agents of choice for older adults with acute myeloid leukemia who cannot tolerate the rigors of more intensive therapies, but HMAs also can serve as a bridge to transplant for children and youn...

Reduced-Intensity Transplant Benefits Older Patients With AML

Jun 21st, 2021 - Among older patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), survival is significantly better when they undergo reduced-intensity condition (RIC) before receiving an allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) at first remission. This improvement in...

Fast Five Quiz: Myelodysplastic Syndrome Presentation and Diagnosis

May 12th, 2021 - Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) is a group of related disorders that arise as the result of distorted hematopoietic stem cell function, inflammatory and innate immune deregulation, and multiple genomic events. These molecular alterations increase t...

Whole-Genome Sequencing Emerging for Routine Cancer Care

Mar 11th, 2021 - Almost 20 years after the human genome was first mapped, whole-genome sequencing might finally be ready to enter routine cancer care. Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, are commercializing an automated sequenci...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →