Healthy Living

Former MLB Player Breaks World Record to Raise Money for Lymphoma Research

Targeted therapy is more specific than traditional methods

Researchers are learning a lot about gene changes found in lymphoma cells. This has led to the introduction of drugs known as targeted therapy drugs, that pinpoint the changes and spare normal cells. Some of these targeted drugs are being studied in various combinations (such as with chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy), in hopes that they might work better together.