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.
FDA approves Besponsa – Pfizer’s new drug for rare form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia

FDA approves Besponsa – Pfizer’s new drug for rare form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia

FDA approval provides new, targeted treatment option for adults with relapsed or refractory B-cell ALL

FDA approval provides new, targeted treatment option for adults with relapsed or refractory B-cell ALL

FDA approves fixed dose combination chemotherapy for subtypes of AML that have poor survival outcomes

FDA approves fixed dose combination chemotherapy for subtypes of AML that have poor survival outcomes

New analysis compares emerging algorithms that look for cancer mutations

New analysis compares emerging algorithms that look for cancer mutations

FDA panel recommends new breakthrough gene therapy for B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

FDA panel recommends new breakthrough gene therapy for B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

ERYTECH partners with Queen’s University to advance its product candidate for treating arginase-1 deficiency

ERYTECH partners with Queen’s University to advance its product candidate for treating arginase-1 deficiency

First systematic genomic analysis of patients with T-ALL may aid development of new therapies

First systematic genomic analysis of patients with T-ALL may aid development of new therapies

New cancer drug shows promise to treat leukemia in mouse models

New cancer drug shows promise to treat leukemia in mouse models

Study finds steady decline in severe health problems for childhood cancer survivors

Study finds steady decline in severe health problems for childhood cancer survivors

New trial aims to prolong remission for pediatric leukemia patients treated with T-cell immunotherapy

New trial aims to prolong remission for pediatric leukemia patients treated with T-cell immunotherapy

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

Global inequalities in survival for childhood leukemia still persist in some countries, study finds

Global inequalities in survival for childhood leukemia still persist in some countries, study finds

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