CLL News: May 2020 | Leukaemia Foundation

CLL News: May 2020

The Woods' with their boxer, Bailey

Bruce has found his pot of gold – acalabrutinib

It all paid off for Bruce when he chose to delay his chemotherapy to wait for a clinical trial to begin for the drug.

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Decisions from the March PBAC meeting for CLL/SLL

Acalabrutinib (Calquence®) will be added to the therapy arsenal for CLL and SLL.

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Khai Li Chai

Addressing knowledge gaps in immunoglobulin therapy

Dr Khai Li Chai’s project is investigating how to improve the prevention and treatment of infection in blood cancer patients with antibody replacement therapy.

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Blood cancer and COVID-19

Viruses & blood cancer - what you need to know

Including coronavirus prevention information.

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Larissa's story: living well with CLL

Meet Larissa, who was diagnosed eight years ago with CLL after displaying no symptoms.

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Online support group

Register for an online support group

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we have suspended our in-person Support Groups. Our support groups are now available online.

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