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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.
Radioimmunotherapy streamlines non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment

Radioimmunotherapy streamlines non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment

Statin chemoprevention with minimal surveillance could prevent 96 percent of colon cancers

Statin chemoprevention with minimal surveillance could prevent 96 percent of colon cancers

New study demonstrates high rates of tumor death in patients receiving regimen

New study demonstrates high rates of tumor death in patients receiving regimen

Monitoring program has successfully identified a large number of previously unknown, serious and often-fatal drug reactions

Monitoring program has successfully identified a large number of previously unknown, serious and often-fatal drug reactions

National clinical trial examines new option for kidney cancer patients

National clinical trial examines new option for kidney cancer patients

Increasing benefit seen in novel drug AMN107, that treats Gleevec resistance

Increasing benefit seen in novel drug AMN107, that treats Gleevec resistance

Researchers have identified a new clinical syndrome

Researchers have identified a new clinical syndrome

Revlimid results look promising for multiple myeloma patients

Revlimid results look promising for multiple myeloma patients

Two chemicals boost immune cells' ability to fight HIV without gene therapy

Two chemicals boost immune cells' ability to fight HIV without gene therapy

Phase 1 clinical trials have greater response rates than had been previously believed

Phase 1 clinical trials have greater response rates than had been previously believed

Experts on chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) review current scientific knowledge

Experts on chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) review current scientific knowledge

Protein called CK2 plays a deadly role in colorectal carcinoma

Protein called CK2 plays a deadly role in colorectal carcinoma

Feverfew or Bachelor's Button, kills human leukemia stem cells like no other single therapy

Feverfew or Bachelor's Button, kills human leukemia stem cells like no other single therapy

New compound, AMN107, 20 times more potent than Gleevec for chronic myelogenous leukemia treatment

New compound, AMN107, 20 times more potent than Gleevec for chronic myelogenous leukemia treatment

Antigens produced by the Epstein Barr virus may provide an ideal target for cancer therapy

Antigens produced by the Epstein Barr virus may provide an ideal target for cancer therapy

Green tea extract has potential as an anti-cancer agent

Green tea extract has potential as an anti-cancer agent

Clot-dissolving drugs such as tPA may help detect potentially deadly leg clots

Clot-dissolving drugs such as tPA may help detect potentially deadly leg clots

Origins of skin cancer melanoma

Origins of skin cancer melanoma

Cord blood transplantation now a viable option for adult leukemia patients

Cord blood transplantation now a viable option for adult leukemia patients

Researchers to test new leukemia drug

Researchers to test new leukemia drug