Navigation Links
John Theurer Cancer Center experts present new cancer research at ASCO Annual Meeting
Date:6/4/2010

egy.

Is the Mantle Cell Lymphoma International Prognostic Index (MIPI) adequate to stage this cancer? (Abstract number 8092; poster session, June 5, 8:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.)

In this study, Anthony Mato, M.D., Attending, Lymphoma, the John Theurer Cancer Center and his colleagues looked at the usefulness of a tool known as the Mantle Cell Lymphoma International Prognostic Index (MIPI) for guiding treatment strategies for mantle cell lymphoma, a difficult-to-treat non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The index is used to classify patients into "low," "intermediate" and "high" risk groups in order to stage the cancer and determine the best treatment strategy. Although MIPI has been validated in other studies, conflicting results on using MIPI to guide an aggressive therapy known as "HCVAD" led the researchers to investigate further. They conducted a single-center, retrospective cohort study to identify predictors of survival in patients treated with first-line rituximab-plus-HCVAD (R-HCVAD), alternating with rituximab-methotrexate-AraC (R-MTX-AraC), another combination therapy.

Although the study is still ongoing, the researchers found that MIPI did not identify the three distinct staging categories with respect to patients' overall survival or progression-free survival, the primary endpoints for this study. Dr. Mato and colleagues are collaborating with another center to verify their results. Future work will focus on identifying molecular markers for failure in mantle cell lymphoma patients treated with dose-intensive regimens.

Vorinostat proves safe and tolerable for treating various cancers. (Abstract number e13600; publication-only abstract)

David S. Siegel, M.D., Ph.D., Co-Chief, Multiple Myeloma at the John Theurer Cancer Center and colleagues will present their analyses of safety and tolerability data from Phase I and II studies of vorinostat. Vorinostat is a medication that is FDA approved to treat skin problems rel
'/>"/>

Contact: Amy Leahing
amy.leahing@widmeyer.com
646-213-7245
John Theurer Cancer Center
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Leading physicians and researchers at the John Theurer Cancer Center present research at ASCO
2. John Theurer Cancer Center offers breakthrough radiation measurement technology
3. John Theurer Cancer Center hosts hematologic malignancies program for physicians and patients
4. Researchers at the John Theurer Cancer Center Present Cutting-Edge Research Results at this Years American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
5. AACR Adds to Growing STAR P-2 trial; Publishes Update and Perspectives in Cancer Prevention Research
6. Stage II and stage III colon cancer patients treated after 1995 have improved overall survival
7. Cysts hold clues to pancreatic cancer
8. Interruption of Menstrual Cycle by Chemotherapy Associated with Improved Survival in Early Breast Cancer
9. Olive-oil enriched diet helps breast cancer survivors lose more weight
10. Longer Drug Regimen Still Best Against Breast Cancer
11. Sun-induced skin cancer: new discovery permits doctors to assess genetic risk
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2014)... Hook Your Ex, a system created by Steve Pratt, ... hungry for their partner, to the point of starvation, that they ... has been taught to hundreds of men and women across the ... Ex review , Shane Michaels agrees this simple trick is genius ... a second chance at getting back together with their ex. ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... United Theological Seminary is pleased to ... Donne and Peter J. Bellini. Both began their teaching ... is a Director of Non-Degree Programs, Mark Abbott, who ... Le Donne, Assistant Professor of New Testament, received a ... Testament, Second Temple Judaism, and Greek courses. His research ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Cosmetic Town ... best Plastic Surgeons to consumers considering cosmetic treatments. ... their peers whose goal is to educate prospective patients ... are selected through a validated referral system that helps ... the best in their respective fields. , Cosmetic ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... 2014 The VitaSleep FDA cleared ... and provide an easier breathing capacity by slightly adjusting ... that people can breathe easier and helps reduce or ... so that it can meet the needs of each ... often shared by actual customer reviews. Johathan R. ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Ce-Classes.com has developed a Learning Management ... to pass inspections and audits. Ce-Classes.com can ... accreditation and state licensing criteria by providing their ... administrators can monitor employee compliance with mandatory training ... can be developed based on the policies and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hook Your Ex Review by Shane Michaels Exposes Steve Pratt And His New Method For Getting Back With The Ex 2Health News:Growing Seminary Welcomes New Faculty 2Health News:The New Doctors’ Directory, Cosmetic Town Does the Research for Consumers of Plastic Surgeries 2Health News:New Dental Device Reviews to Stop Snoring by VitalSleep 2Health News:Company Helps Healthcare Agencies to Pass Inspections and Audits 2Health News:Company Helps Healthcare Agencies to Pass Inspections and Audits 3
... - Certified asthma & allergy friendly(TM) by the Asthma, and Allergy ... ... to More Consumers, ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 20 ... To help those suffering from,common household allergies, LG Electronics today announced ...
... Next Steps in $128 Million Contract -, GAITHERSBURG, ... today announced positive interim results from the,500-subject Phase 1/2 ... vaccine for H5N1 influenza. The trial met a key ... patch,was used with a single dose of the 45-microgram ...
... IDMI ) today reported financial results for the ... information presented,represents the consolidated results of IDM Pharma, Inc. ... the quarter ended December 31, 2007 were $5.6,million, and ... for the quarter.,Total revenues for the year ended December ...
... Nordic Naturals was,recently named the "Top-Rated ... Vitamin and Supplement Users. Receiving two recognitions, ... #1 Rated Health Food,Store Brand for Consumer ... ratings of all brands considered, throughout 8,different ...
... smokers who were treated for cerebral aneurysms,with coil ... greater risk of developing another aneurysm, say neurological ... in the first-known study of its kind. , ... of the Journal of Neurosurgery, researchers found there ...
... March 19 Patrick G. Ryan, founder,and executive chairman ... Aon effective August 1, 2008. Aon is the world,s ... human,capital consulting., Ryan commented, "The transition to a ... is complete. Aon is extremely well-positioned,for continued growth and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:LG Electronics Debuts Unique Allergen-Reducing Steam Washer/Dryer Combo 2Health News:LG Electronics Debuts Unique Allergen-Reducing Steam Washer/Dryer Combo 3Health News:LG Electronics Debuts Unique Allergen-Reducing Steam Washer/Dryer Combo 4Health News:Study Finds Single Dose of Iomai Patch With Pandemic Flu Vaccine Achieves Protective Levels 2Health News:Study Finds Single Dose of Iomai Patch With Pandemic Flu Vaccine Achieves Protective Levels 3Health News:Study Finds Single Dose of Iomai Patch With Pandemic Flu Vaccine Achieves Protective Levels 4Health News:Study Finds Single Dose of Iomai Patch With Pandemic Flu Vaccine Achieves Protective Levels 5Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 2Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 3Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 4Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 5Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 6Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 7Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 8Health News:IDM Pharma Reports 2007 Financial Results 9Health News:Nordic Naturals Named Top-Rated Supplement Brand in ConsumerLab.com Survey of Vitamin and Supplement Users! 2Health News:Smokers treated for brain aneurysm with coils at higher risk of recurrence 2Health News:Patrick G. Ryan Announces Intention to Retire from Aon 2Health News:Patrick G. Ryan Announces Intention to Retire from Aon 3
(Date:7/31/2014)... , July 31, 2014  Cannabis Science, ... cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is ... of multiple strains of cannabis and European Union ... select the best strains for development of proprietary ... cannabis formulations to market for critical ailments such ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... , July 31, 2014 genae, a ... industries, announced today the incorporation of genae UK in ... has one of the largest medical device markets in the ... it is projected to increase by a CAGR of 6.0% until ... equal to 9.5% of GDP. Despite recessionary pressures, market growth rates ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014 Astellas has appointed ... corporate and employee communications in the Americas region. ... , senior vice president, chief communications officer. In ... and leading corporate brand initiatives and reputation management ... and South America . She ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Cannabis Science Initiates Scientific Cultivation Programs to Test Multiple Strains of Cannabis to Obtain Extract Formulations for Clinical Drug Development Targeting Multiple Critical Ailments Starting with Cancer and Neurological Disorders 2genae Opens Offices in London 2Astellas Hires Industry Veteran Moyra Knight as Head of Corporate and Employee Communications 2
... 16, 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... US Medical Waste Management Industry ... This report analyzes the US market for Medical ... Segments: Management & Disposal Services, Collection Equipment, Liquid ...
... 2011 Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX ), ... announced the filing of its annual report on Form ... fourth quarter and full year 2010 financial results. ... to Endologix,s December 2010 acquisition of Nellix, Inc., the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:US Medical Waste Management Industry 2US Medical Waste Management Industry 3US Medical Waste Management Industry 4US Medical Waste Management Industry 5US Medical Waste Management Industry 6US Medical Waste Management Industry 7US Medical Waste Management Industry 8Endologix Files Form 10-K; Nellix Purchase Price Allocation Finalized 2Endologix Files Form 10-K; Nellix Purchase Price Allocation Finalized 3
For the quantitative determination of total glucose in serum....
Intended for the quantitative determination of glucose in biological fluids. Reaction: endpoint. Wavelength: 340 nm. Linearity: 800 mg/dL (44.4 mmol/L). Single vial, dry powder reagent....
Inorganic phosphorus (UV method) reagent is for the quantitative determination of inorganic phosphorus in human serum....
For the quantitative determination of Inorganic Phosphorus in serum. Linearity: 12.0 mg/dl....
Medicine Products: