Blood cancers

‘Eye in the sky’ offers clue to tackling treatment resistant leukaemia

Leukaemia cells do not hide in particular areas of the bone marrow in order to evade chemotherapy, according to unexpected findings from Google Earth style vision of the disease process. Instead, contrary to popular opinion, the cells are highly and unpredictably dynamic suggesting treatment targeting the bone marrow microenvironment is not likely to be useful. ...

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