City of Hope researchers present data on remissions of acute myeloid leukemia and blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm following treatment with CD123-specific CAR-T cells
November 1, 2017

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City of Hope researchers present data on remissions of acute myeloid leukemia and blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm following treatment with CD123-specific CAR-T cells
Data will be presented at American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in December  

DUARTE, Calif. — City of Hope announced today that it will present data on an abstract titled “Remissions of Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm Following Treatment with CD123-Specific CAR T Cells: A First-in-Human Clinical Trial” at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Dec. 9 to 12, 2017, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Further details of the oral presentation are as follows:

“Remissions of Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm Following Treatment with CD123-Specific CAR T Cells: A First-in-Human Clinical Trial”
Session: 616. Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Novel Therapy, excluding Transplantation: Novel Targeted and Immune-based Approaches in the Treatment of AML
Publication Number: 811
Session Date and Time: Monday, Dec, 11, 4:30 p.m. ET
Presentation Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Bldg. B, Level 5, Murphy BR 1-2
Presenter: Elizabeth Lihua Budde, M.D., Ph.D., a City of Hope assistant professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, and a hematologic oncologist.

To view the abstract, visit the ASH website.

About City of Hope
City of Hope is an independent research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, with research and treatment protocols that advance care throughout the world. City of Hope is located in Duarte, California, just northeast of Los Angeles, with community clinics throughout Southern California. It is ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" in cancer by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1913, City of Hope is a pioneer in the fields of bone marrow transplantation, diabetes and numerous breakthrough cancer drugs based on technology developed at the institution. For more information about City of Hope, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.

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