Tag: combination therapy

Innovation, Research

New effective combination therapy for pediatric T-acute leukemia

June 20, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common cancer affecting children. The T-ALL form of leukemia that emerges from early T lineage cells has a poorer prognosis than B-lineage ALL. The prognosis for relapsed T-ALL is very poor and new […]

Biomarker, Innovation

Novel combination therapy approach to keep leukemia at bay

September 16, 2021

Via: The Medical News

In chronic leukemias, blocking the overactive kinase JAK2 by a targeted therapy approach is only mitigating the patients’ symptoms, but cannot truly change the course of the disease. A study by the University of Basel has shown that it may […]

Biomarker, Innovation

New combination therapy could help fight difficult-to-treat cancers with common mutations

December 14, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Scientists have long known that therapies that target the cancer-driving MAPK pathway are only effective in a handful of cancers with specific mutations in a cancer gene called BRAF, and these cancers that initially respond to the therapy often end […]