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Leading leukemia experts: High leukemia treatment costs may be harming patients
By Dross at 2013-04-26 00:29
 

 The increasing cost of treatments for chronic myeloid leukemiaterm (CML) in the United States has reached unsustainably high levels and may be leaving many patients under- or untreated because they cannot afford care, according to a Blood Forum article supported by nearly 120 CML experts from more than 15 countries on five continents and pu

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Phase 1 study of low-dose prolonged exposure schedules of the hypomethylating agent 5-aza-2'-deoxycytidine (decitabine) in hemat
By admin at 2006-12-28 09:46
 

New Results from Kantarjian. Dosing levels for use of decitabine are still an ongoing question. Here Kantrajian et al. present new results from a phase one study of lowered but prolonged doses versus the standard 15mg/m2 for five days. Their results show a greater efficacy at the current 15mg/m2 dose.

[via Phase 1 study of low-dose prolonged exposure schedules of the hypomethylating agent 5-aza-2'-deoxycytidine (decitabine) in hematopoietic malignancies -- Issa et al. 103 (5): 1635 -- Blood]:

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