Leukemia in Adults

Our experts use the latest techniques to diagnose and treat all forms of blood cancer, including leukemia, in which the abnormal growth of white blood cells causes cancer. We also treat neoplastic blood diseases, including myeloproliferative disorders and myelodysplastic syndromes, all of which are caused by an excessive growth of blood cells.

Through a collaborative approach, our multidisciplinary team of hematologists, oncologists, and pathologists provides personalized care and creates a treatment plan based on your particular diagnosis and individual needs.

To achieve the best possible outcomes, we offer the latest treatments, including chemotherapy, targeted therapy, stem cell transplants, epigenetic treatments, immunotherapy, and radiation therapy. Through clinical trials, our translational research program offers access to innovative treatments to patients. Our experts also work in close partnership with our Blood and Marrow Transplant Program to provide multiple treatment options.

Clinical Trials and Research Studies

Phase 3

A phase 3 randomized trial for patients with de novo AML comparing standard therapy including gemtuzumab ozogamicin GO to CPX-351 with GO and the addition of the FLT3 inhibitor gilteritinib for patients with FLT3 mutations

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Phase 2

AAML18P1: Stopping Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors (TKI) to Assess Treatment-Free Remission (TFR) in Pediatric Chronic Myeloid Leukemia - Chronic Phase (CML-CP)

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Phase 3

AALL1631: International Phase 3 Trial in Philadelphia Chromosome-Positive Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Ph+ ALL Testing Imatinib in Combination with Two Different Cytotoxic Chemotherapy Backbones

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Phase 3

AALL1731: A Phase 3 Trial Investigating Blinatumomab (IND# 117467 NSC# 765986) in Combination with Chemotherapy in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Standard Risk or Down syndrome B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL) and the Treatment of Patients with Localized B-Lymphoblastic Lymphoma (B-LLy)

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