January 19th 2021
January 19, 2021 - Imetelstat exhibited dose-dependent inhibition of the telomerase target, as evaluated by reductions in telomerase activity, human reverse transcriptase levels, and telomere length, in patients with relapsed/refractory myelofibrosis who were enrolled in the phase 2 IMbark trial.
January 18th 2021
January 18, 2021 - The phase 2 TAMARIN study exploring the activity of tamoxifen on driver variant allele frequency in patients with stable myeloproliferative neoplasms met its primary end point.
January 13th 2021
January 13, 2021 - Defining treatment goals for patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms is critical in order to optimize therapy, even if the dominant concern is disease progression.
January 6th 2021
January 6, 2021 - The MOMENTUM trial will randomize patients to receive momelotinib or danazol to determine which regimen shows more efficacy against the MF hallmarks of anemia, constitutional symptoms, and splenomegaly.
December 24th 2020
December 23, 2020 - Pacritinib, when delivered at a twice-daily dose of 200 mg, was found to demonstrate clinical activity with an acceptable toxicity profile in patients with myelofibrosis and severe thrombocytopenia.
December 22nd 2020
December 22, 2020 - Patients with polycythemia vera who received ropeginterferon alfa-2b had a higher likelihood of being phlebotomy free in the fourth or fifth year of treatment vs those who received best available therapy.
December 22nd 2020
December 22, 2020 - Idasanutlin, an investigational MDM2 antagonist that leads to increased p53 activity, led to hematologic responses in about two-thirds of patients with hydroxyurea-resistant polycythemia vera, but was associated with frequent discontinuation.
December 21st 2020
December 21, 2020 - Interferon-alpha can delay and possibly prevent post-PV myelofibrosis and improve survival in patients with polycythemia vera.