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Janet Rowley, MD, A Researcher Funded by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

... N.Y., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) congratulates Janet Davis Rowley, ... endeavors." About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia & lymphoma Society(R) (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary ...

BioCryst Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results And Provides Corporate Update

... forodesine for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The target enrollment for this study is ... (PNP) inhibitor for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). Utilizing crystallography and ... pivotal trial with forodesine in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) may not meet its endpoint; that ...

Millennium Pharmaceuticals Inc./Lymphoma Research Foundation funds lymphoma research

... New York, NY The lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is pleased to announce ... blood cancer, is broadly categorized into Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). According to a 2008 report from the World ...

Sysmex Supports Illinois Chapter Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

... for the Illinois Chapter of The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) has resulted in a combined ... of the 2009 AACC meeting. The Leukemia & lymphoma Society is the world's largest voluntary health ... us in our efforts to support the Leukemia & lymphoma Society as they work to eradicate hematological ...

Gene linked to increasingly common type of blood cancer

... and treatment of this disease." Follicular lymphoma accounts for as much as 30 percent of all ... a type of white blood cell. Follicular lymphoma arises from B-cells, a specific type of white ... to know if genetic susceptibility to follicular lymphoma is associated with: Environmental factors, ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and FORMA Therapeutics Enter Collaboration to Bring New Therapies to Patients Faster

... July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) and FORMA Therapeutics today ... trials." About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia & lymphoma Society(R) (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary ...

Leukemia/Lymphoma Society Pleased to Announce Partnership in Southern Ohio with Eisen Marketing Group

... The Southern Ohio Chapter of The Leukemia & lymphoma Society announced recently that Eisen Marketing ... fund, funds that are raised by The Leukemia & lymphoma Society are immediately allocated to support the ... reaching that goal." The Leukemia & lymphoma Society((R)), headquartered in White Plains, NY, ...

New Report Just Published: World Multiple Myeloma Therapeutics Market Report

... by Type of Cancer - Lymphoma (Hodgkin's lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma), Multiple Myeloma, ... II-31 Chronic Myeloid Leukemia II-31 lymphoma II-31 Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma II-32 ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Calls for Blood Cancer Research Program at the Department of Defense

... president of public policy for The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS), testified today before the U.S. ... including chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), lymphoma and multiple myeloma, are associated with ... year period. About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia ...

Hodgkin lymphoma survivors have increased risk of stroke and transient ischemic attack

... Patients treated for Hodgkin lymphoma with radiation therapy have a substantially ... (TIA), or a "mini stroke," following Hodgkin lymphoma is limited. In order to quantify the long-term ... a retrospective cohort study among 2,201 Hodgkin lymphoma survivors. The patients, who had survived at ...

Radiation May Raise Stroke Risk After Hodgkin's

... WEDNESDAY, June 17 (HealthDay News) -- Hodgkin's lymphoma survivors who are treated with radiation therapy ... in Amsterdam studied 2,201 people with Hodgkin's lymphoma who had been treated before age 51 and had ... Cancer Society outlines treatments for Hodgkin's lymphoma . -- Robert ...

Pixantrone Overview in Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma to be Presented at 2009 Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference

... of pixantrone clinical studies in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at the 2009 Pan Pacific lymphoma Conference on Monday, June 22, 2009. The ... 2009 Pan Pacific lymphoma Conference Pixantrone ...

Industry Partners Step Up To Help Blood Cancer Patients

... leadership gifts for The Leukemia & lymphoma Society's Patient Financial Aid program. The ... . About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (R) (LLS) is the world's largest ...

Immune-Based Lymphoma Treatment Shows Promise

... a new study, patients with follicular non-Hodgkin lymphoma who received a vaccine made from their own cancer ... genetics or disease, among other factors. The lymphoma study differs from other vaccine trials in that ... the risk of damage to normal cells." But the lymphoma vaccine is "almost like an immune-system 'smart ...

Two Targeted Therapies Likely Better Than One in Patients with Aggressive Lymphoma, Mayo Clinic Researchers Say

... results in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma , according to Mayo Clinic researchers ... patients with high-risk diffuse large B-cell lymphoma to either this regimen, known as ER-CHOP, or to ... a monoclonal antibody. Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma is one of the most common and aggressive forms of ...

One Little Penny...One Big Difference

... Pennies for Patients, one of The Leukemia & lymphoma Society's School & Youth Programs. ... their teachers, Mona Hanson, was diagnosed with lymphoma last December. "The staff and students ... survivor. Another teacher lost her mother to lymphoma this year. Wavinak credits all the teachers and ...

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Now Available for Self-Administration in Adult Patients With Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

... other investigational uses, there was one case of lymphoma among 2,657 CIMZIA-treated patients and one case of Hodgkin lymphoma among 1,319 placebo-treated patients. In CIMZIA ... and open label) a total of three cases of lymphoma were observed among 2,367 patients. This is ...

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Forodesine Data at the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

... compound, in patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The data will be presented at the 45th ... higher adverse events were diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and peripheral edema. There were no hematologic ... pivotal trial with forodesine in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) may not meet its endpoint; that ...

UCB's CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol) Approved by the U.S. FDA for Adult Patients Suffering From Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

... other investigational uses, there was one case of lymphoma among 2,657 CIMZIA-treated patients and one case of Hodgkin lymphoma among 1,319 placebo-treated patients. In CIMZIA ... and open label) a total of three cases of lymphoma were observed among 2,367 patients. This is ...

Wine May Guard Against Lymphoma Recurrence

... 21 (HealthDay News) -- Patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma who drank wine before their diagnosis appeared to ... looked at more than 500 women with non-Hodgkin lymphoma and found that, overall, those who drank wine ... Cancer Society has more about non-Hodgkin lymphoma . -- Robert ...

The Nation's Triathlon to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is Sold Out But There's Still a Way In!

... Triathlon(TM) to Benefit The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) is sold out, but you can still ... are raising money to find cures for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma, and support services to help improve ... 1(800) 482-TEAM. About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia ...

This Mother's Day Celebrate a Mother's Love

... Mother with a Tribute Gift to The Leukemia & lymphoma Society WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 20 ... of her own. She signed on with The Leukemia & lymphoma Society's Team In Training and ran in the ... be made by May 4! About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia ...

Success of Colorful School Supply Collection Inspired by Leukemia Patient Kicks off Second Year

... "Kendall Kollection" benefit The Leukemia & lymphoma Society WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 14 ... funds and awareness for The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS). Now LLS has announced it will be ... and better therapies for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma." Based on the sales success of ...

New alternative to biopsy detects subtle changes in cancer cells, Stanford study shows

... tumor cells, but it also worked well in small lymphoma samples drawn from laboratory mice with small, ... of expression of two common oncogenes in 44 of 49 lymphoma samples from human patients as compared with ... to confirm through serial biopsies of a human lymphoma patient that, as suggested by previous research ...

'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Boston Red Sox Star Pitcher Jon Lester

... Dr. Karen Ferrante explains the advances made in lymphoma treatment: "The outlook for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients has significantly improved over the past ... more than 66,000 new cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (of which anaplastic large ...

U.S. FDA Approves New THERAKOS(TM) CELLEX(TM) Photopheresis System

... - Integrated System Treats Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma - EXTON, Pa., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- ... manifestations (appearance) of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) that are unresponsive to other forms of ... Jones, the founder and President of the Cutaneous lymphoma Foundation. "We are thrilled about the FDA's ...

New NCCN Guidelines for Primary Cutaneous B-Cell Lymphoma and Updates to NCCN Guidelines for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas

... in Oncology(TM) for Primary Cutaneous B-Cell lymphoma as well as important updates to the NCCN ... in Oncology(TM) for Primary Cutaneous B-Cell lymphoma was a highlight at the NCCN 14th Annual ... the new NCCN Guidelines for Cutaneous B-Cell lymphoma pointing out the unique clinical features that ...

Study shows that maintenance rituximab is useful for advanced indolent lymphoma

... III data showing patients with untreated indolent lymphoma can be given (MR) after chemotherapy with minimal toxicity to prevent relapse. "Low grade lymphoma is very treatable, with patients living many ... . According to the National Cancer Institute, lymphoma is a disease in which malignant cancer cells form ...

Gap Inc., The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Encourage Shoppers to Support Cancer-Fighting Programs

... N.Y., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) today announced a partnership with ... and better therapies for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The promotion also will support such ... . About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia ...

Celator(R) Pharmaceuticals Enrolls First Patient in Its Phase 2 Study of CPX-351 in Acute Myeloid Leukemia in First Relapse

... The study is supported by The Leukemia & lymphoma Society(R) PRINCETON, N.J., March 10 ... through a partnership with The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS). The first patient was ... and bone marrow. In 2008, The Leukemia & lymphoma Society estimates 13,290 new cases of AML and ...

MedicinePhone Launches TouchOut Cancer on Apple App Store

... such as Cancer Schmancer, The Leukemia & lymphoma Society and I'm Too Young For This Cancer ... include Cancer Schmancer, The Leukemia & lymphoma Society and the I'm Too Young For This Cancer ... she was refractory towards the treatment and her lymphoma had spread, resulting in a need for her to ...

Rituximab maintenance therapy improves survival in patients with relapsed follicular lymphoma

... Patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma who continue on maintenance rituximab therapy ... Institute. Most patients with follicular lymphoma respond to initial therapy but many experience ... patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma after successful induction treatment," the ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Women's Running Magazine Join Forces to Launch New All-Women Half Marathon in St. Petersburg

... 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) and Women's Running magazine laud ... Pete Half Marathon to benefit The Leukemia & lymphoma Society, will draw women from across the country. ... "We're excited to partner with The Leukemia & lymphoma Society's Team In Training," said Dawna Stone, ...

GlaxoSmithKline and Genmab Submit Arzerra(TM) (Ofatumumab) Application to FDA for the Treatment of Advanced Stage Blood Cancer

... studies of ofatumumab in CLL and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) settings. In CLL, a Phase III front-line ... in relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). About ofatumumab Ofatumumab is ... doi:10.1093/annonc/mdn090. (3) Leukemia and lymphoma Society. "Facts 2008-2009." ...

Olive Garden's Pasta for Pennies Makes Cents for Cancer Research

... program benefiting The Leukemia & lymphoma Society's (LLS) School & Youth campaign. ... funding research and services for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma patients and their families. In 2008 ... in the process." The Leukemia & lymphoma Society, headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., ...

Treatment with the Zevalin(R) Therapeutic Regimen as Sole Therapy Produces 83 Percent Complete Response Rate in Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (MALT) Orbital Lymphoma

... in a front-line setting for patients with MALT lymphoma and low- grade follicular lymphoma that primarily involved the conjunctiva or ... rate of 83 percent. Ocular adnexal lymphoma (OAL) defined ...

Dana-Farber Researcher Named Millennium Pharmaceuticals Career Development Scholar of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

... N.Y., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) has awarded a $550,000 grant to ... medical officer. About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia & lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in White Plains, NY, ...

Cell Therapeutics Receives $7.5 Million Under Joint Venture Agreement With Spectrum Pharmaceuticals

... low-grade or follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), including patients who have ... in patients with follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma who achieve a response to first-line therapy and ... for more information. About Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and The University of Kansas Cancer Center Announce Innovative Partnership to Accelerate Drug Development

... Kan., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & lymphoma Society (LLS) and The University of Kansas ... the funded projects. "The Leukemia & lymphoma Society is a world-renowned cancer organization, ... designation." About The Leukemia & lymphoma Society The Leukemia ...

Cell Therapeutics and Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Close Transaction Forming Joint Venture to Market Zevalin in the US

... of radioimmunotherapy (RIT) in the treatment of lymphoma which provides significant resources to help ... low-grade or follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), including patients who have ... patients with follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma who achieve a response to first-line therapy. A ...
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