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Leukemia Treatment

A Potential Treatment For Leukemia?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Researchers who want to treat patients with blood cancer have turned to an unlikely ally to wipe out leukemia cells: a non-replicating virus. In a ...

Catherine Pearson

Are Doctors On To A Cure For Leukemia?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.10.2012 | Healthy Living

When 7-year-old Emma Whitehead's leukemia returned a second time, her prospects were not good. She had been battling the disease for more than a y...

Girl Beats Leukemia Following Breakthrough Treatment

The New York Times | DENISE GRADY | Posted 12.09.2012 | Science

PHILIPSBURG, Pa. — Emma Whitehead has been bounding around the house lately, practicing somersaults and rugby-style tumbles that make her parents wi...

Experimental Drug Effective In Curbing Chronic Leukemia In Study

Reuters | Posted 02.09.2013 | Healthy Living

Dec 9 (Reuters) - An experimental leukemia drug from Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc eliminated the cancer from the bone marrow of nearly half of patients...

Leukemia Shot Virtually Eradicates Cancer

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 10.10.2011 | Healthy Living

A new leukemia treatment is wowing even the researchers behind its creation, providing results beyond their wildest expectations. It's virtually er...

'Amazing' New Gene Therapy Destroys Leukemia In 3 Patients

AP | STEPHANIE NANO | Posted 10.19.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — Scientists are reporting the first clear success with a new approach for treating leukemia – turning the patients' own blood ce...