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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Heroes

CURE Media Group, which services over a million patients, survivors and caregivers across an industry-leading multi-channel platform devoted solely to cancer updates, research and education, will honor John C. Byrd, M.D., Brian Koffman, M.D., Christopher Dwyer and Lisa Minkove as the winners of its first annual Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Heroes awards ceremony. The gala will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego during the 60thAmerican Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition.

CANCER 52 -Getting a better deal for people with rare and less common cancers: the next ten years

Cancer 52 announced the publication of our new briefing document 'Getting a better deal for people with rare and less common cancers:  the next ten years' 
During our consultation process over the summer regarding what's needed for people with rare and less common cancers in the NHS ten year plan we generated views and input from more than 50 of our member charities, more than 650 patients and 14 key stakeholders.

Briefing document

 

 

FlAIR Trial 2018 update

This trial is comparing ibrutinib alongside rituximab with fludarabine, cyclophosphamide, rituximab and venetoclax for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. This trial is for people who haven’t yet had treatment for their chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). The CLLSA supports this research.

The Flair Trial researchers think that ibrutinib with rituximab, or venetoclax, might work well for people with CLL who haven’t yet had treatment. To find this out they want to compare:

fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab (FCR)

FLAIR Trial

This trial is comparing ibrutinib alongside rituximab with fludarabine, cyclophosphamide, rituximab and venetoclax for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. This trial is for people who haven’t yet had treatment for their chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). The CLLSA supports this research.

 

The Flair Trial researchers think that ibrutinib with rituximab, or venetoclax, might work well for people with CLL who haven’t yet had treatment. To find this out they want to compare: