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haematology

(US), hematology
the branch of medical science concerned with diseases of the blood and blood-forming tissues
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This Phase I trial is designed to assess the safety and tolerance of the company's APG-2575 in patients with hematologic malignancies and confirm the maximal tolerated dose (MTD) or recommended Phase II dose (RP2D).
PNK-007 is an allogeneic, off-the-shelf NK cell therapy being developed from placental hematopoietic stem cells as a potential treatment option for various hematologic cancers and solid tumors.
We determined hematologic parameters of 5 healthy and 9 sick free-ranging lesser flamingos (Phoeniconaias minor) from Lake Nakuru, Kenya.
This bill proposes to add to this by making sure that the adequate supply of blood assured by RA 7719 is coupled with appropriate research and laboratory centers for hematologic disorders," Villafuerte said.
NiCord is being evaluated in an international, randomized Phase 3 study in patients with hematologic malignancies.
Blacks with pruritus had a higher odds ratio of hematologic malignancies, among others, while whites had higher likelihood of liver, gastrointestinal, respiratory, and gynecologic cancers, results of the study show.
Pastores, M.D., from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, and colleagues retrospectively reviewed the outcomes of 181 patients with hematologic malignancies who received chemotherapy in the ICU at a single center versus a matched cohort of ICU patients who did not receive chemotherapy.
(2) Although the course of the illness is benign, localized breast amyloidosis may be treated via excision while systemic disease is treated symptomatically or with chemotherapy if an underlying hematologic disorder is found.
The results of the present study suggest that zinc-L-carnosine can also prevent the development of oral mucositis in patients with hematologic cancers who are receiving high-dose chemotherapy and radiation therapy followed by hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
An article appearing in Results in Immunology documents the finding of decreased serum levels of vitamin C in patients with hematologic malignancies that include leukemia, multiple myeloma, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.*
No statistically significant differences were observed in the overall rate of grade 3 or higher hematologic and non-hematologic adverse events in the PKC412 (midostaurin) treatment group versus the placebo group.