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"Erdheim-Chester disease" - Google News
Convocation and Commencement Ceremony Celebrates Scientists and Scholars from MSK and Beyond - On Cancer - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Convocation and Commencement Ceremony Celebrates Scientists and Scholars from MSK and Beyond  On Cancer - Memorial Sloan Kettering

Scientists and scholars received degrees and awards at MSK's 40th annual ceremony, held on May 29.


Friday, May 31, 2019 3:00:00 AM

FDA approves first treatment for certain patients with Erdheim-Chester Disease, a rare blood cancer - FDA.gov
FDA approves first treatment for certain patients with Erdheim-Chester Disease, a rare blood cancer  FDA.gov

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approval of Zelboraf (vemurafenib) to include the treatment of certain adult patients with ...


Monday, November 06, 2017 3:00:00 AM

CNS Abnormalities Common in Erdheim-Chester Disease - Neurology Advisor
CNS Abnormalities Common in Erdheim-Chester Disease  Neurology Advisor

Patients with Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD) are at risk for a variety of central nervous system (CNS) abnormalities, and brain and spine magnetic resonance ...


Friday, February 23, 2018 3:00:00 AM

National Rare Disease Day: Local man is 1 of 222 in the US with rare blood cancer - WPSD Local 6
National Rare Disease Day: Local man is 1 of 222 in the US with rare blood cancer  WPSD Local 6

GRAVES COUNTY, KY — The National Institutes of Health says there may be as many as 7,000 rare diseases. More than 20 million Americans are living with ...


Thursday, February 28, 2019 3:00:00 AM

Genes associated with Erdheim-Chester disease also linked to cancer - Medical Xpress
Genes associated with Erdheim-Chester disease also linked to cancer  Medical Xpress

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) researchers have identified new genes associated with the Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD) and some ...


Friday, March 31, 2017 3:00:00 AM

FDA Approves Vemurafenib for Treating Erdheim-Chester Disease - Cancer Network
FDA Approves Vemurafenib for Treating Erdheim-Chester Disease  Cancer Network

The FDA has expanded the approval of vemurafenib (Zelboraf) to include the treatment of Erdheim–Chester disease in adult BRAF V600–positive patients.


Thursday, November 09, 2017 3:00:00 AM

MEK Inhibition Spurs Durable Responses in Patients With Histiocytic Neoplasms - Cancer Therapy Advisor
MEK Inhibition Spurs Durable Responses in Patients With Histiocytic Neoplasms  Cancer Therapy Advisor

At 1 year, 100% of responses to cobimetinib were ongoing, and 94% of patients with histiocytic neoplasms did not experience disease progression.


Wednesday, March 13, 2019 3:00:00 AM

From heartache to triumph - Beauregard Daily News
From heartache to triumph  Beauregard Daily News

Most will admit they have not, which is why the disease is considered rare. But, there is a local woman who knows the disease too well and has dedicated her ...


Wednesday, April 17, 2019 3:00:00 AM

Locals bring attention to conditions that can be difficult to detect - Traverse City Record Eagle
Locals bring attention to conditions that can be difficult to detect  Traverse City Record Eagle

TRAVERSE CITY — John DeWitt was diagnosed in 2010 with Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD), becoming one of less than 1000 people worldwide who have ...


Sunday, February 24, 2019 3:00:00 AM

The ultra-rare Erdheim-Chester disease: Turning grief into a campaign for a cure - Washington Post
The ultra-rare Erdheim-Chester disease: Turning grief into a campaign for a cure  Washington Post

It wasn't until she read her husband's autopsy report that Kathy Brewer learned his diagnosis — a disease so rare that not one doctor had figured it out.


Monday, November 17, 2014 3:00:00 AM

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