Surgery still offers the best chance of cure for patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). However, for locally advanced or metastatic well-differentiated tumors, medical therapy including theranostics, targeted therapies, and chemotherapy can all play a role. Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology reviews the diagnosis and management of these tumors.
In this Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology Q&A with Dr. Tapan M. Kadia, an associate professor at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, the current treatments for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) are discussed, with a specific focus on the targeted FLT3 approach, the role of the gene in AML, the differences among the approved FLT3 […]
From the pages of Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology comes this review of selected presentations from the 2021 TCT Meetings Digital Experience, which took place February 8-12, 2021. Expert commentary is provided by Dr. Yi-Bin Chen, Director of the Hematopoietic Cell Transplant & Cellular Therapy Program at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology presents a review of selected presentations from the 2020 SABCS Virtual Symposium, which took place in December 2020. Expert commentary is provided by Joyce A. O’Shaughnessy, MD of Baylor University Medical Center and the Director of the Breast Cancer Research Program, Texas Oncology, US Oncology, in Dallas.
From the pages of Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology comes this Q&A with Jennifer A. Woyach, MD, a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Woyach provides extensive commentary on BTK, BCL2, and PI3K inhibitors, FCR usage, and the importance of clinical trials when […]
In June 2020, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval to tazemetostat (Tazverik, Epizyme), an oral EZH2 inhibitor for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed/refractory follicular lymphoma (FL). Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology takes a closer look at this new treatment through a conversation with Dr. Connie Lee Batlevi from […]
Published in Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology, this article presents an overview of the currently available monoclonal antibody treatments in multiple myeloma (MM), discussing the clinical value, significant potential, and possible limitations of these immunotherapeutic approaches to driving deeper responses and achieving longer overall survival among patients with a challenging disease.
In this Q&A, Dr. Gautam Borthakur from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center talks with Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology about the goals, treatment options (including tailored treatment), differences in de novo vs. therapy-related, and other suggestions in patients with core-binding factor acute myeloid leukemia (AML).