Monday, October 16, 2017 -- Researchers find that boosting fat cells in the bone marrow using a diabetes drug not only kills off leukemic cells, but it also regenerates healthy ones.
Monday, October 16, 2017 -- Young leukemia patients who were vaccinated against influenza were just as likely as their unvaccinated peers to develop flu, suggesting that additional steps are necessary to protect high-risk individuals. These findings from the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital study appear October 16, 2017, in the Journal of Pediatrics. The retrospective study looked at rates of flu […] The post St. Jude’s research: Flu vaccine failed to protect young leukemia patients during cancer treatment appeared first on Outbreak News Today.
Monday, October 16, 2017 -- Killing cancer cells indirectly by powering up fat cells in the bone marrow could help acute myeloid leukemia patients, according to a new study from McMaster University.