Philadelphia Chromosome

Inherited gene variation tied to high-risk pediatric leukemia

Inherited gene variation tied to high-risk pediatric leukemia

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An inherited gene variation has been linked to a nearly fourfold increased risk of developing a pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia subtype that is associated with a poor outcome.

Investigational drug is active against the most resistant types of chronic myeloid leukemia

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A previously invincible mutation in chronic myeloid leukemia has been thwarted by the investigational drug, ponatinib, in a phase I clinical trial.

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