oncology

Gene therapy could be ‘ultimate solution’ for sickle cell diseaseInvestigational gene therapies might reduce the suffering and death caused by this genetic disease.
Top barriers to fully utilizing precision medicine biomarkersAs development of molecular biomarkers hastens, administrators, clinicians and regulators are working to organize and define biomarkers’ appropriate roles in clinical care—and discussing how to efficiently share the massive amounts of genomic data that will result.
Promising treatment developments in lymphoma immunotherapiesIn this Q&A, a physician and lymphoma expert discusses treatment advances and promising signs for the future.
Novel immunotherapies for leukemia could raise life-threatening syndromeNovel immunotherapy treatments are showing promise for patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), but they can trigger cytokine release syndrome.
Hodgkin lymphoma: First hematologic cancer cured with immunotherapy?Immune checkpoint inhibitors are taking the stage in treating relapsed and refractory Hodgkin lymphoma. Read more.