Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia News and Research

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Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a cancer of the white blood cells, the cells in the body that normally fight infections. There are two main types of white blood cells-lymphoid cells and myeloid cells. ALL affects lymphoid cells.
Second cancers are far deadlier in younger people than older adults

Second cancers are far deadlier in younger people than older adults

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Activation of specific protein could lead to acute lymphoblastic leukemia, study reveals

Activation of specific protein could lead to acute lymphoblastic leukemia, study reveals

Researchers discover how epigenetic lesion can lead to T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Researchers discover how epigenetic lesion can lead to T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Study compares arm measures to BMI for assessing nutritional status of leukemia survivors

Study compares arm measures to BMI for assessing nutritional status of leukemia survivors

Study identifies potential Achilles heel of kinase-driven cancers

Study identifies potential Achilles heel of kinase-driven cancers

Researchers reveal potential health risks of deep space travel

Researchers reveal potential health risks of deep space travel

UNC Lineberger achieves major milestone with launch of cellular immunotherapy program

UNC Lineberger achieves major milestone with launch of cellular immunotherapy program

Young adults, adolescents with acute leukemia treated at specialized cancer centers have higher survival rates

Young adults, adolescents with acute leukemia treated at specialized cancer centers have higher survival rates

UMass Amherst study highlights unmet drug needs of patients with rare diseases

UMass Amherst study highlights unmet drug needs of patients with rare diseases

New NCCN patient guide for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia helps make informed treatment decisions

New NCCN patient guide for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia helps make informed treatment decisions

Enzyme identified in baker's yeast can efficiently annihilate leukemia cells

Enzyme identified in baker's yeast can efficiently annihilate leukemia cells

NCCN publishes new easy-to-understand patient education resources focused on brain cancer

NCCN publishes new easy-to-understand patient education resources focused on brain cancer

Scientists isolate and characterize therapy-resistant dormant leukemia cells

Scientists isolate and characterize therapy-resistant dormant leukemia cells

Phenotypic Personalized Medicine could surmount treatment challenges for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Phenotypic Personalized Medicine could surmount treatment challenges for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Research findings point to inherited genetic basis of ALL risk in children

Research findings point to inherited genetic basis of ALL risk in children

Scientists discover ribosomal protein-based cancer signature

Scientists discover ribosomal protein-based cancer signature

Researchers create first mouse model for common form of infant leukemia

Researchers create first mouse model for common form of infant leukemia

CHLA researchers receive TRP grant to study new way of combating relapsed ALL

CHLA researchers receive TRP grant to study new way of combating relapsed ALL

Researchers uncover possible targeted therapy for new, high-risk subtype of ALL

Researchers uncover possible targeted therapy for new, high-risk subtype of ALL