Advances in the treatment of ALL ( acute lymphoblastic leukemia)

Current Immunotherapy Targets in Adult Relapsed/Refractory ALL (acute lymphoblastic leukemia) The 3 main categories of immunotherapies used in ALL: ADCs, BiTE constructs, and CAR T-cells.[14] This activity will predominantly focus on the therapies that leverage the immune system to fight ALL—the … Continue reading

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The Social Prescription: A UK Innovation With Legs Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

The Social Prescription: A UK Innovation With Legs Raymond Rupert MD, MBA. The social determinants of health must be addressed to promote health and avoid illness as people age. Pills won’t cure everything. Isolation, boredom, lack of activity and exercise, … Continue reading

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Nearly 300 cell and gene therapies in development: Andrew Powaleny at PhRMA. 

Nearly 300 Cell And Gene Therapies In Development: Andrew Powaleny at PhRMA. Today, cell and gene therapy are transforming treatment options for some patients and are part of an exciting new era of medicine. There are 289 novel cell and … Continue reading

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CALM- NEW AND EFFECTIVE FORM OF PSYCHOTHERAPY- Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

CALM is a new form of semi-structured psychotherapy developed for patients with advanced disease such as metastatic cancer.  CALM has been proven to work in reducing the psychological distress of these patients. This is similar to palliative care, which reduces … Continue reading

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CALM- a new form of psychotherapy

CALM- a new and effective form of psychotherapy. Raymond Rupert MD, MBA. CALM is a new form of semi-structured psychotherapy developed for patients with advanced disease such as metastatic cancer.  CALM has been proven to work in reducing the psychological … Continue reading

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Single Cell Sequencing: Stat News Meghana Keshavan

Single Cell Sequencing: An Important New Methodology Here’s how single-cell sequencing works: A cancer biopsy is teased apart, and each of the thousands of cells is locked into its own tiny test tube on a microfluidic chip, and then treated … Continue reading

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Voice Biomarkers To Detect Dementia: Virtual Cognitive Health Study

Characteristics of the Virtual Cognitive Health (VC Health) Study Nicholas T. Bott, Shefali Kumar, Caitlyn Krebs, Jordan M. Glenn, Erica N. Madero, Jessie L. Juusola JOURNAL OF MEDICAL INTERNET RESEARCH, 2018   OBJECTIVE: We describe the study design, recruitment process, and … Continue reading

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REGIONAL CHEMOTHERAPY AS AN OPTION FOR TREATING UNRESECTABLE CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA BY: IRENA PEJCIC – UNIVERSITY OF BELGRADE

Regional Chemotherapy as an option for treating unresectable cholangiocarcinoma By: Irena Pejcic – University of Belgrade  Introduction Bile duct cancer, also referred to as cholangiocarcinoma, is a rare malignancy. The illness itself is troublesome to diagnose and is typically fatal because of its late clinical presentation and fast turnover. According … Continue reading

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Regional Chemotherapy as a rising option in treating unresectable cholangiocarcinoma By: Irena Pejcic – University of Belgrade

Regional Chemotherapy as a viable option in treating unresectable cholangiocarcinoma: By: Irena Pejcic – University of Belgrade Introduction Bile duct cancer, also referred to as cholangiocarcinoma, is a rare malignancy. The illness itself is troublesome to diagnose and is typically fatal because of its late clinical presentation and fast turnover. … Continue reading

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Learning From And Sharing Knowledge With Chinese Academic Doctors: Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

Learning From And Sharing Knowledge With Chinese Academic Doctors At York University: Raymond Rupert MD, MBA. Recently, I had the opportunity to spend a day lecturing to a group of 20 academic medical doctors from China. My mandarin is non … Continue reading

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