B-cell lymphoma

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B-cell lymphoma,

any in a large group of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas characterized by malignant transformation of the B cells. See also non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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today announced the presentation of preclinical results demonstrating that R406/R788, a syk kinase inhibitor, inhibited the proliferation of multiple diffuse large B-cell lymphoma cell lines.
The prognosis is poor for patients who have relapsed or who are refractory following CHOP, the standard first-line chemotherapy for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma.
Primary mediastinal (thymic) large B-cell lymphoma and cHL-NS, which both commonly occur in the anterior mediastinum, demonstrate many overlapping features including similar clinical presentation, similar anatomic location, and B-cell origin.
Study leaders would like to enroll up to 40 patients with refractory aggressive diffuse large, high-grade Burkitt's or Burkitt's-like or primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma for the trial.
We are pleased mantle cell and diffuse large B-cell lymphomas join multiple myeloma on the list of cancers for which SNS01-T has been granted orphan-drug status by the FDA," said Leslie J.
Other components of the eIF-4F complex including eIF-4G, total and phospho-eIF4E, and 4E-BP1 were detectable in whole tissue lysates from B-cell lymphoma samples, and their levels of expression were not different from reactive tissues (not shown).
Non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma is a disease in which cells in the lymph nodes or other lymphatic tissue grow abnormally.
In a study of 55 people with AIDS or severe ARC who were taking zidovudine, he and his colleagues found that those who lived for three years after treatment began ran a 46 percent risk of developing B-cell lymphoma.
11) Previously, both THRLBCL and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma were possible morphologic subtypes of transformation.
Approximately 60,000 cases of B-cell lymphomas and leukemias are expected to occur in the U.
Eight (32%) cases were B-cell lymphomas, including 3 diffuse large B-cell lymphomas, 2 follicular lymphomas, 1 Burkitt lymphoma, 1 chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma, and 1 small B-cell lymphoma, unclassified.

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