Myeloid Leukemia News and Research

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Myeloid Leukemia is an aggressive (fast-growing) disease in which too many myeloblasts (immature white blood cells that are not lymphoblasts) are found in the bone marrow and blood. Also called acute myeloblastic leukemia, acute myelogenous leukemia, acute nonlymphocytic leukemia, AML, and ANLL.
Investigational combo therapy shows promise in treating TP53 mutant MDS and AML patients

Investigational combo therapy shows promise in treating TP53 mutant MDS and AML patients

Researchers identify new drug combination that can treat acute myeloid leukemia

Researchers identify new drug combination that can treat acute myeloid leukemia

Researchers investigate protein phosphatase to identify new treatments for cancer, other diseases

Researchers investigate protein phosphatase to identify new treatments for cancer, other diseases

IU research findings could prevent common complication of blood stem cell transplantation in leukemia

IU research findings could prevent common complication of blood stem cell transplantation in leukemia

Seniors face crushing drug costs as Congress stalls on capping Medicare out-of-pockets

Seniors face crushing drug costs as Congress stalls on capping Medicare out-of-pockets

Study shows benefits of integrated palliative and oncology care for patients with advanced AML

Study shows benefits of integrated palliative and oncology care for patients with advanced AML

New class of targeted cancer drugs may prove effective in treating common types of leukemia

New class of targeted cancer drugs may prove effective in treating common types of leukemia

Phase I/IIA open-label study presents encouraging results on hard-to-treat AML subtypes

Phase I/IIA open-label study presents encouraging results on hard-to-treat AML subtypes

Clinical investigators present abstracts on hematological malignancies at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

Clinical investigators present abstracts on hematological malignancies at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

Combination of venetoclax and standard therapies shows promise in high-risk myeloid blood cancers

Combination of venetoclax and standard therapies shows promise in high-risk myeloid blood cancers

Donor stem cell transplant can improve survival rates for older patients with MDS, study shows

Donor stem cell transplant can improve survival rates for older patients with MDS, study shows

Study sheds light on the high burden of late effects among young survivors of acute myeloid leukemia

Study sheds light on the high burden of late effects among young survivors of acute myeloid leukemia

Beat AML trial achieves primary endpoint

Beat AML trial achieves primary endpoint

Advancements in research on cancer signal transduction and treatment

Advancements in research on cancer signal transduction and treatment

UVA research sheds light on how cancer remodels our chromosomes

UVA research sheds light on how cancer remodels our chromosomes

Study analyzes link between clonal hematopoiesis and treatment-related blood cancer risk

Study analyzes link between clonal hematopoiesis and treatment-related blood cancer risk

Researchers find a new therapeutic approach to combat leukemia

Researchers find a new therapeutic approach to combat leukemia

SARS-CoV-2 infection of carotid arteries may explain vascular involvement in COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 infection of carotid arteries may explain vascular involvement in COVID-19

Researchers identify a potential target for small cell lung cancer

Researchers identify a potential target for small cell lung cancer

MD Anderson and Astex Pharmaceuticals partner to accelerate clinical evaluation of leukemia therapies

MD Anderson and Astex Pharmaceuticals partner to accelerate clinical evaluation of leukemia therapies