Gleevec

Compared with traditional chemotherapy, targeted cancer therapy is a novel strategy in which key molecules in signaling pathways involved in...


Researchers at Istanbul University ( Turkey ) presented the results of a multicentre study that was conducted in Turkey to...


The Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee ( PRAC ) of the European Medicines Agency ( EMA ) has concluded its review...


The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) of EMA ( European Medicines Agency ) has made...


Until now, only Imatinib ( Gleevec, Glivec ) and Sunitinib ( Sutent ) have proven clinical benefit in patients with...


A rare disorder caused by an excess of two types of immune cells, the mast cell found in various tissues...


Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have reported the first instance in which metastatic melanoma has been driven into remission by...


Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have reported the first instance in which metastatic melanoma has been driven into remission by...


The drug Imatinib mesylate, more commonly known as Gleevec ( Europe: Glivec ), proves safe and effective over the long...


Activation of LYN kinase is associated with resistance to Imatinib ( Gleevec, Glivec ) in patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia...


Treating pregnant women with leukaemia can be quite difficult as studies suggest that certain therapies can harm developing fetuses. According...


A rare disorder caused by an excess of two types of immune cells, the mast cell found in various tissues...


Two anticancers have shown prevent and reverse type 1 diabetes in a mouse model of the disease, according to research...


Treating pregnant women with leukaemia can be quite difficult as studies suggest that certain therapies can harm developing fetuses. According...


The drugs, Imatinib ( Glivec / Gleevec ) and Sunitinib ( Sutent ), were found to put type 1 diabetes...


Two anticancers have shown prevent and reverse type 1 diabetes in a mouse model of the disease, according to research...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Tasigna ( Nilotinib ) capsules for treatment of Philadelphia chromosome...


A rare disorder caused by an excess of two types of immune cells, the mast cell found in various tissues...


The European Commission approved Sprycel ( Dasatinib ) for the treatment of adults with chronic, accelerated or blast phase chronic...


A 5-year follow-up of patients with chronic myeloid leukemia ( CML ) who began continuous treatment with Imatinib ( Glivec...