Study Suggests New Approaches to Burkitt Lymphoma A new study revealed insights into how Burkitt lymphoma differs from other lymphomas. The researchers identified several cancer-related genes and pathways that could serve as targets for future treatments.
BURKITT'S LYMPHOMA - Sarah Taylor, from Wiltshire, shares her story about being diagnosed with Burkitt's Lymphoma: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-help/coping-with-cancer/tips/emotionally/a-burkitts-lymphoma-story
Treatment advances have helped improve survival of Burkitt lymphoma, a highly aggressive cancer, but not among the elderly, patients at a late stage, or black people. A new study uses those findings to develop a risk score that will help doctors, patients, families and researchers better understand prognosis.