chronic leukemia

Small molecule may deactivate enemy of cancer-fighting p53

December 8th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Scientists are conducting a pioneering clinical trial to test the effectiveness in leukemia of a small molecule that shuts down MDM2, a protein that can disable the well-known ... Read more...

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Actress Jill Clayburgh dies of chronic leukemia

November 7th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Connecticut, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jill Clayburgh died at her Connecticut home on Friday. The cause of her death was chronic leukemia. She had the disease for the past 21 years ... Read more...

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Green tea may help treat chronic leukemia

June 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that an extract of green tea may be helpful in treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients.Researchers at Mayo Clinic say that use of the chemical ... Read more...

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Key cause of chronic leukemia progression identified

March 5th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Scientists in US have discovered why a form of leukemia progresses from its more-treatable chronic phase to a life-threatening phase called blast crisis.They found that chronic myeloid ... Read more...

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Silenced gene may serve as marker for detecting chronic leukemia early

August 6th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): A new study, led by researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, has shown that certain genes are ... Read more...

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Adult stem cells may help treat cardiovascular, autoimmune diseases

February 27th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Adult stem cells harvested from either blood or bone marrow might help in the treatment of a wide range of autoimmune diseases and heart disease, according to a ... Read more...

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