Items Tagged ‘Lymphoma’

November 6, 2017

FDA approves Calquence Treatment for Treatment of Mantle Cell Lymphoma


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted accelerated approval to Calquence (acalabrutinib) for the treatment of adults with mantle cell lymphoma who have received at least one prior therapy.  Mantle cell lymphoma is a particularly aggressive cancer and new treatments are needed for patients who have not responded to treatment or have relapsed, Mantle […]

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Tags: Calquence acalabrutinib, Lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, Mantle Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, News, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

August 16, 2017

Bone Marrow Transplant Program Celebrates Its First Year

By msequeira msequeira

The Bone Marrow Transplant Program at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center has been treating people with blood disorders for a little more than a year. The first people to be treated are now celebrating one year since their treatment ended. New Mexicans no longer need to leave home to get access to these kinds of […]

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Tags: blood cancer, Blood transfusions, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma