ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Meeting News

Brentuximab vedotin, nivolumab combination appears active for Hodgkin lymphoma

January 15, 2018
ATLANTA — A combination of brentuximab vedotin with nivolumab appeared tolerable and safe among patients with relapsed or refractory Hodgkin…
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Engineered stem cells may provide ‘universal’ donor cells for sickle cell disease

January 11, 2018
ATLANTA — A panel of customized induced pluripotent stem cells may allow for more efficient and safe matching of blood for transfusions among…
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Active surveillance shows benefit for rare Hodgkin lymphoma subtype

January 10, 2018
ATLANTA — Active surveillance appeared to be a feasible strategy for the management of nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma…
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Detecting minimal residual disease may act as ‘surrogate endpoint’ for drug approvals

January 9, 2018
ATLANTA — Research is ramping up to find the best way to detect minimal residual disease in patients with acute myeloid leukemia, according to…
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Dasatinib, chemotherapy combination appears effective in pediatric patients with leukemia subtype

January 5, 2018
ATLANTA — The addition of dasatinib to imatinib plus chemotherapy conferred survival benefit and appeared safe in pediatric patients with…
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Reduced transfusion frequency may increase hospice referral in leukemia patients

January 3, 2018
ATLANTA — Patients with leukemia are less likely to be referred to hospice toward the end of life than patients with solid tumors, but…
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Minimal residual disease a ‘powerful’ predictor for AML relapse, survival

December 20, 2017
ATLANTA — Detection of molecular minimal
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Home stem cell transplantation could lower infections, costs

December 19, 2017
ATLANTA — Patients who received autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in their homes maintained their quality of…
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Most adolescents, young adults with leukemia subtype treated with therapies meant for adults

December 15, 2017
ATLANTA — The number of adolescents and young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with pediatric-inspired chemotherapy regimens…
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VIDEO: Studies may lead to ‘era’ where chemotherapy is not needed for lymphoma subtype

December 15, 2017
ATLANTA — Two long-term follow-up studies presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition may indicate a future where patients with mantle…

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ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

December 1, 2018 - December 4, 2018

  • Location: San Diego, Calif.
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