Second-Generation TKIs Can Be Stopped in Many CML Patients
Cessation of second-generation TKIs yielded good treatment-free remission rates in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia who had sustained deep molecular responses.
Frontline CLL Therapy: Changes in Paradigm
Significant progress has been made in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia with the addition of options such as the tyrosine kinase inhibitor ibrutinib, the monoclonal antibody obinutuzumab, and the BCL2 inhibitor venetoclax.
Overview of Myeloproliferative Disorders
In this interview we discuss clinical developments in essential thrombocythemia, polycythemia vera, and myelofibrosis, as well as the latest treatment options.
Clofarabine Consolidation May Improve RFS in Younger AML Patients
Three courses of clofarabine combined with cytarabine may improve relapse-free survival in patients with acute myeloid leukemia in first remission.
Smoking Worsens Prognosis for Patients With CML
Smoking is linked to mortality and to disease progression among patients with chronic myeloid leukemia.
New Options for Treating AL Amyloidosis
New treatment options are now available for light-chain amyloidosis, with additional ones on the way, according to a presentation at the 21st Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies.
Site of Cancer Care Affected Outcomes for AYAs With Leukemia
Adolescents and young adults with leukemia experienced inferior outcomes compared with children, especially if they were treated outside of a specialized cancer center.
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