Hematological Disorders Resource Center

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Comparing ESAs for Anemia

Is one erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA) superior to others for treating anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)?

First-in-Class Tx for Rare Leukemia

The FDA has approved Blincyto (blinatumomab) for the treatment of relapsed or refractory Philadelphia chromosome-negative precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Erwinaze Approved for IV Route

Jazz Pharmaceuticals announced that the FDA has approved the IV administration of Erwinaze (asparaginase Erwinia chrysantheum).

Fast Tracked Sickle Cell Disease Agent

NKT Therapeutics announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation to NKTT120 for the treatment of sickle cell disease.

Blood Type and Cognitive Impairment Risk

Blood group AB and higher factor VIII are associated with increased incidence of cognitive impairment.

New Velcade Indication

Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Velcade (bortezomib) for the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) in previously untreated patients.version of Eisai's Dacogen.

Bacon as Nosebleed Treatment?

Physicians at the Detroit Medical Center have been awarded a unique prize for an unconventional treatment – using bacon to stop an uncontrollable nosebleed in a 4-year-old with Glanzmann thrombasthenia.

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