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Skin cancer treatment selfie goes viral, has public health lessons

Skin cancer treatment selfie goes viral, has public health lessons

Researchers led by UNC Lineberger's Seth Noar, PhD, analyzed the impact of one viral social media post in generating awareness about skin cancer.

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Study shows survival benefits for seeing an NCI specialist for multiple myeloma

Study shows survival benefits for seeing an NCI specialist for multiple myeloma

William Wood, MD, and colleagues presented preliminary findings at the 59th Annual American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting that point to survival benefits for seeing a specialist for multiple myeloma in North Carolina.

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Immunotherapy could be beneficial for relapsed acute myeloid leukemia

Immunotherapy could be beneficial for relapsed acute myeloid leukemia

Researchers led by UNC Lineberger's Joshua Zeidner, MD, presented preliminary results from an ongoing phase II trial of the checkpoint inhibitor pembrolizumab and chemotherapy for relaposed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia at the 59th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in Atlanta.

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Using software, researchers predict tumor markers that could be immune targets

Using software, researchers predict tumor markers that could be immune targets

UNC Lineberger researchers led by Benjamin Vincent, MD, reported preliminary findings at the 59th ASH Annual Meeting in Atlanta that are an early step in the overall plan to use the software’s predictions to develop immune-based therapies for leukemia.

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