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Transforming Multiple Sclerosis Care Through Precision Medicine

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological condition where the immune system attacks the nerve fibers thereby affecting the functions of the brain and spinal cord. It affects about 2.8 million people worldwide and leads to symptoms that can vary from…

Dec 31, 2022, 11:00 am 0 Listen

Beyond CAR-T: Re-engineering Cells into Life-saving Therapies

Our cells have the innate ability to protect us. The idea of using cells as medicine emerged with bone marrow transplants, and then CAR-T therapy for blood cancers. Now, scientists are beginning to engineer much more complex living therapeutics by…

Dec 10, 2022, 11:00 am 0 Listen

Diagnosis and Management of Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia

Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia (WM) is a rare type of cancer that begins in the white blood cells.The abnormal white blood cells produce a protein that accumulates in the blood, impairs circulation and causes complications. It continues to be a clinical challenge…

Oct 29, 2022, 10:00 am 0 Listen

Enhancing Diversity in Cancer Clinical Trials

For decades, there has been an alarming lack of diversity in cancer clinical trials. Why does this happen, what can we do about it and how can we increase minority representation in these potentially life-saving trials are some of the…

Oct 18, 2022, 05:00 am 0 Listen

Exploring Long COVID: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Management

Mild or moderate COVID-19 lasts for up to 2 weeks for most people. However, many who recovered from the initial infection of COVID-19 and tested negative continue to experience some long-term after effects of the disease. Such patients are referred…

Oct 12, 2022, 10:30 am 0 Listen