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Hematology, also spelled haematology, is the branch of biology (physiology), pathology, clinical laboratory, internal medicine, and pediatrics that is concerned with the study of blood, the blood-forming organs, and blood diseases. Hematology includes the study of etiology, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and prevention of blood diseases.
Risk of thyroid cancer rises with increasing radiation dose

Risk of thyroid cancer rises with increasing radiation dose

Stanford researchers identify leukemia stem cells

Stanford researchers identify leukemia stem cells

Lack of a gene called LBP-1a in the embryo prevents normal growth of blood vessels in the placenta

Lack of a gene called LBP-1a in the embryo prevents normal growth of blood vessels in the placenta

Bladder-sparing treatment shows promise against cancer

Bladder-sparing treatment shows promise against cancer

Guidelines for determining the best possible time to receive bone marrow transplants

Guidelines for determining the best possible time to receive bone marrow transplants

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

Gemcitabine/paclitaxel combination helps breast cancer patients live longer

Gemcitabine/paclitaxel combination helps breast cancer patients live longer

SU11248 proves effective in the treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

SU11248 proves effective in the treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Elderly leukemia patients benefit from intensive treatment

Elderly leukemia patients benefit from intensive treatment

Gemcitabine may help breast cancer patients with advanced disease live longer

Gemcitabine may help breast cancer patients with advanced disease live longer

Drug helps patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Drug helps patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Cigarettes damage women’s lungs more than men’s lungs

Cigarettes damage women’s lungs more than men’s lungs

Drug to extend lives of colorectal cancer patients

Drug to extend lives of colorectal cancer patients

Zengen announces positive results of treatment for vaginal yeast infection

Zengen announces positive results of treatment for vaginal yeast infection

Cancer-causing gene identified that may play a key role in the development of leukemia and other cancers

Cancer-causing gene identified that may play a key role in the development of leukemia and other cancers

Phase 3 trial of Ceplene in acute myeloid leukemia meets primary trial endpoint

Phase 3 trial of Ceplene in acute myeloid leukemia meets primary trial endpoint

World's first gene therapy trial aimed at preventing cancer

World's first gene therapy trial aimed at preventing cancer

Dance Marathon to commit $10 million for new pediatric cancer pavilion

Dance Marathon to commit $10 million for new pediatric cancer pavilion

Link between iron regulation and the immune system

Link between iron regulation and the immune system

Lung cancer varies between men and women

Lung cancer varies between men and women