Bcl-2 antisense therapy shows promise in older patients with acute myeloid leukemia

  • Published 2005 in Nature Clinical Practice Oncology


Cardiotoxicity is a serious side-effect of the antineoplastic ANTHRACYCLINES. Kilickap et al. have recently investigated whether serum levels of CARDIAC TROPONIN T (CTNT), associated with myo cardial damage, can act as a marker for early detection of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity. Between October 2001 and October 2002, 41 patients due to undergo… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncponc0238