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.
Researchers discover how cancer cells can turn off the immune system to help tumors grow

Researchers discover how cancer cells can turn off the immune system to help tumors grow

St. Baldrick's Scholar grant awarded to CU researcher for investigating new drug to treat infant leukemia

St. Baldrick's Scholar grant awarded to CU researcher for investigating new drug to treat infant leukemia

Researchers discover a new class of more potent and less toxic drugs for leukemia patients

Researchers discover a new class of more potent and less toxic drugs for leukemia patients

Smoking continues to be a leading cause of cancer-related death

Smoking continues to be a leading cause of cancer-related death

Study: Over half of the online pharmacies selling chemotherapy drugs operate unsafely or illegally

Study: Over half of the online pharmacies selling chemotherapy drugs operate unsafely or illegally

Biochemist finds new way to protect healthy leukocytes during chemotherapy

Biochemist finds new way to protect healthy leukocytes during chemotherapy

Study reveals a specific metabolic adaptation in some patients with acute myeloid leukemia

Study reveals a specific metabolic adaptation in some patients with acute myeloid leukemia

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation names five new Damon Runyon Clinical Investigators

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation names five new Damon Runyon Clinical Investigators

Researchers develop new chemistry on natural compounds to obtain a therapeutic agent for treating leukemia

Researchers develop new chemistry on natural compounds to obtain a therapeutic agent for treating leukemia

Computer simulation model helps understand why chemotherapy resistance occurs

Computer simulation model helps understand why chemotherapy resistance occurs

Promising results of combination treatment for acute myeloid leukemia to be presented at ASCO 2022

Promising results of combination treatment for acute myeloid leukemia to be presented at ASCO 2022

Three-drug therapy with autologous stem cell transplant improves progression-free survival for multiple myeloma patients

Three-drug therapy with autologous stem cell transplant improves progression-free survival for multiple myeloma patients

Genetically engineered immune cells target cancer cells that may be responsible for leukemia relapse

Genetically engineered immune cells target cancer cells that may be responsible for leukemia relapse

Risk factors for COVID-19 in patients with hematological malignancies

Risk factors for COVID-19 in patients with hematological malignancies

NCCN announces the recipients of 2022 awards for oncology champions advancing cancer care

NCCN announces the recipients of 2022 awards for oncology champions advancing cancer care

Adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors have reduced long-term survival compared to peers without cancer

Adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors have reduced long-term survival compared to peers without cancer

Researchers make breakthrough in overcoming drug resistance in a rare, devastating blood cancer

Researchers make breakthrough in overcoming drug resistance in a rare, devastating blood cancer

Novel method could bring life-saving benefits of CAR T-cell therapy to patients with acute myeloid leukemia

Novel method could bring life-saving benefits of CAR T-cell therapy to patients with acute myeloid leukemia

CRISPR/Cas9 deletions induce adverse on-target genomic effects

CRISPR/Cas9 deletions induce adverse on-target genomic effects

Researchers discover a novel signaling pathway that defines interferon responses in blood cancers

Researchers discover a novel signaling pathway that defines interferon responses in blood cancers