Smart + Strong.
All Rights Reserved.
Smart + Strong®
is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.
Study found Venclexta plus Gazyva (obinutuzumab) delayed disease progression in previously untreated patients.
Imbruvica plus Gazyva is the first chemotherapy-free regimen for chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Researchers believe their greater understanding of leukemia stem cells will lead to more treatment options for people with the blood cancer.
Researchers called the results of treatment using Venclexta (venetoclax) and Vidaza (azacitidine) “remarkably impressive.”
Imbruvica-based treatment may also work better than intensive chemotherapy for younger patients.
Customized cell therapy plus Imbruvica leads to high response rate.
Venclexta plus Gazyva reduces risk of disease progression or death.
Approval was based on improves progression-free survival in the MURANO trial.
Oncologists are excited about the increased options available to patients, and about the promise of even more new therapies to come.
Venclexta combination therapy clears leukemia in blood and bone marrow, recent studies show.
Revlimid improves outcomes for chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients, but better drugs are now available.
You have been inactive for 60 minutes and will be logged out in . Any updates not saved will be lost.
Click here to log back in.