Items Tagged ‘T-Cell Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma’

December 13, 2017

Mogamulizumab Superior to Vorinostat in Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma

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Results were recently presented at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Atlanta from a international comparative clinical trail evaluating mogamulizumab in patients with previously treated cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). Precision cancer medicine utilizes molecular diagnostic testing, including DNA sequencing, to identify cancer-driving abnormalities in a cancer’s genome. Once a […]

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Tags: American Society of Hematology, ASH, Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma, Mogamulizumab Vorinostat, News, non-hodgkin lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Precision Cancer Medicine, T-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, targeted therapy


April 19, 2011

Additional Rare Cancer Cases Reported Among Users of TNF Blockers

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received additional reports of a rare type of cancer—hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma—primarily among adolescents and young adults who are being treated for Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis with medications known as tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blockers as well as azathioprine and/or mercaptopurine. TNF blockers include Remicade® (infliximab), Enbrel® […]

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Tags: Health and Wellness, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, T-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma


December 10, 2008

Pralatrexate Shows Promise Against Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma

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Pralatrexate Shows Promise Against Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma In a Phase II clinical trial, 27% of patients with relapsed or refractory peripheral T-cell lymphoma (a type of non-Hodgkin?s lymphoma) experienced a complete or partial disappearance of detectable cancer following treatment with the investigational drug pralatrexate. These results were presented at the 50th Annual Meeting of the […]

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Tags: T-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma