Items Tagged ‘review’

February 10th, 2016

Year in Review: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

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Individuals dealing with myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs), including polycythemia vera (PV), essential thrombocythemia (ET) and myelofibrosis, typically experience difficult symptoms, life-threatening complications, and are at risk of progression to acute leukemia. The development and approval of the JAK2 inhibitor Jakafi® (Ruxolitinib) has led to more effective management of these symptoms in many patients with PV, positively […]

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Tags: essential thrombocythemia, jakafi, mpn, myelofibrosis, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms MPN, News, polycythemia vera, research, review


February 2nd, 2016

Prostate Cancer: Year in Review

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In 2015, the increased use of Oncotype DX prostate cancer test promoted changes in treatment received, resulting in greater recommendations and adoption of active surveillance. Also noteworthy is the research devoted to best standard of treatment for all stages of prostate cancer. CancerConnect News coverage of advances in the management of prostate cancer included the […]

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Tags: News, Prostate Cancer, review, update