Test helps determine leukemia-drug resistance in patients

07/29/2010 | Reuters

Japan-based researchers have developed a test that will help pinpoint the chronic myeloid leukemia patients who could show resistance to imatinib, the standard treatment for blood cancer. "With our test, we can identify the most suitable drug, dose and/or drug combination, enabling therapy to be tailor-made for each individual patient," a researcher said.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Manager, Business Conduct
Gilead
Foster City, CA
Product Patent Attorney
Gilead
Foster City, CA
Employment Counsel
Gilead
Foster City, CA
Junior to Mid-Level FDA Associate
Morgan Lewis
Washington, DC
Global Counsel - Advertising and Promotions
Mylan Inc.
Washington, DC