Myeloproliferative Neoplasms | Specialty

Parsaclisib/Ruxolitinib Improves SVR and Symptom Burden in Myelofibrosis

April 11th 2021

The combination of parsaclisib and ruxolitinib has resulted in the improvement of spleen volume reduction and symptom burden in patients with myelofibrosis who have previously experienced a suboptimal response to a standard dose of single-agent ruxolitinib.

Dr. Yacoub on the Rationale For Parsaclisib After Suboptimal Response to Ruxolitinib in Myelofibrosis

April 10th 2021

Abdulraheem Yacoub, MD, discusses the rationale behind examining parsaclisib following suboptimal response to ruxolitinib in patients with myelofibrosis.

Abu-Zeinah Shares Next Steps for Research With Interferon-Alpha in Polycythemia Vera

April 9th 2021

Now that interferon-alpha has been shown to prolong survival in patients with polycythemia vera, it is important that investigative efforts focus on developing a better understanding on the biology of the disease and the mechanisms by which the agent actually improves outcomes.

Dr. Verstovsek on the Role of Prognostication in Myelofibrosis

April 7th 2021

Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD, discusses the role of prognostication in myelofibrosis.

A Review of Pacritinib and PACIFICA Data

April 7th 2021

Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD, briefly reviews the role of pacritinib in patients with myelofibrosis as well as the PACIFICA study.

The Role of Transplant in Myelofibrosis

April 7th 2021

Experts discuss the role of transplant and evaluating options in patients with myelofibrosis. 

Abu-Zeinah Outlines Why Interferon-Alpha Should Be Offered to Both Low- and High-Risk Polycythemia Vera

April 5th 2021

Ghaith Abu-Zeinah, MD, shares what inspired the study examining IFN vs standard strategies, key findings from the research, and the clinical implications of these data on the PV treatment paradigm.

OncLive® Takes a Look Back at Most Listened Podcasts of 2020

April 1st 2021

Digital media, now more than ever, has become a primary platform for communication, and in 2020, the production of the OncLive® podcast, OncLive On Air™, was put into overdrive to bring practicing oncologists exclusive biweekly interviews, discussions, and insights from leading experts in cancer care.

Navitoclax Shows Early Signs of Clinical Benefit in Myelofibrosis

April 1st 2021

The combination of navitoclax and ruxolitinib simultaneously inhibits 2 key mechanisms that promote myelofibrosis, resulting in an improvement in symptom control and positive changes in response biomarkers in patients with high-risk disease.

Rolling Submission Completed for Pacritinib for Myelofibrosis With Severe Thrombocytopenia

March 31st 2021

The rolling submission of a new drug application has been completed and submitted to the FDA to support the approval of pacritinib as a treatment for patients with myelofibrosis and severe thrombocytopenia defined as having platelet counts less than 50 x 109/L.