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Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML)

Men and women discussing Chronic myeloid leukaemia

All about chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose CML, treatments such as biological therapy, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, intensive treatment (bone marrow or stem cell transplant) and current research. The living with chronic myeloid leukaemia section covers coping with your diagnosis.

There are several other types of leukaemia, so please make sure you are in the right section. Go to our general leukaemia page if you are in any doubt.

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RSS Feed Latest chronic myeloid leukaemia news

Press release: Improved treatments for chronic myeloid leukaemia have dramatically increased survival
Survival for people diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML) has risen by nearly half, with around 58 per cent of people surviving the...
12 Dec 2012
Press release: Scientists discover how to beat resistance to standard leukaemia drug
Cancer Research UK-funded scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) have revealed a technique to kill chronic myeloid leukaemia (...
8 Dec 2011
Press release: New cancer research centre launched in Glasgow
Cancer Research UK today (Thursday) launches a new Centre which will accelerate the pace of research in Glasgow and see the city become a wo...
20 Jan 2011
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Updated: 15 January 2014