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Medical World News® Inside the Practice: CancerNetwork® and Jeffery Auletta, MD, Discuss Mismatched and Unrelated Donor Stem Cell Transplants in Patients With Acute Leukemias and Myelodysplastic Syndrome
July 23, 2021

CancerNetwork® spoke with Jeffery Auletta, MD, about how the Be The Match foundation is using research initiatives to expand eligibility for stem cell transplants in for patient with acute leukemias and myelodysplastic syndrome.

Ibrutinib Represents Possible New Treatment Option for Pretreated Hairy Cell Leukemia
July 23, 2021

Results of a phase 2 trial show that ibrutinib was capable of inducing responses in some patients with hairy cell leukemia who were previously treated with standard therapy options in a prior line.

FDA Grants Fast Track Designation to SNDX-5613 for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Acute Leukemias
June 30, 2021

SNDX-5613 has received a fast track designation from the FDA for the treatment of relapsed/refractory acute leukemias, including acute myeloid leukemia and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.