NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Cancer Network, the leading online community for oncologist and others who treat cancer, as well as the home of the journal ONCOLOGY hosts coverage of the American Society for Hematology Annual meeting that took place December 7-10 in New Orleans.
Cancer Network reported on meeting highlights including:
- Idelalisib/Rituximab Combo Improves Survival in Late-Stage CLL
- Front-Line Combo for Multiple Myeloma Shows Survival Benefit
- Obinutuzumab Tops Rituximab in CLL Trial
- Access to Transplant Improving for Ethnic Minority Patients
Additionally, Cancer Network presents live video interviews from the ASH meeting:
- New Therapies in Development for Multiple Myeloma
- New Mutation Identified in Primary Myelofibrosis Patients
- Immunotherapy Prior to Stem Cell Transplant in Multiple Myeloma
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