leukemia

Tasigna Lawsuit News: Recent Studies Suggest Leukemia Drug May Increase Risk for Arteriosclerosis, Peripheral Artery Disease & Related Vascular Conditions

NEW YORK, NY — Tasigna lawsuits filed in recent months have highlighted a growing body of scientific evidence linking the leukemia drug to arteriosclerosis, peripheral artery disease, and related vascular conditions. For example, in 2011, the American Journal of Hematology published a study involving 24 patients who were taking Tasigna to treat chronic myelogenous leukemia … Continue reading Tasigna Lawsuit News: Recent Studies Suggest Leukemia Drug May Increase Risk for Arteriosclerosis, Peripheral Artery Disease & Related Vascular Conditions

Texas guard Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia

AUSTIN, Texas/January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Texas sophomore guard Andrew Jones has leukemia and started treatment, the school announced Wednesday. Jones led the team in scoring with a 15-point average before breaking his wrist in December. He played sparingly in his return in late December after complaining of low energy and was sent for tests. “Speaking for … Continue reading Texas guard Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia

New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs

SEATTLE (AP)(STL.News) — Ken Shefveland’s body was swollen with cancer, treatment after treatment failing until doctors gambled on a radical approach: They removed some of his immune cells, engineered them into cancer assassins and unleashed them into his bloodstream. Immune therapy is the hottest trend in cancer care and this is its next frontier — … Continue reading New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs