Saladax Biomedical, a CLIA certified laboratory based in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is now providing plasma level testing for imatinib.(Gleevec). Testing is currently free of charge through January 31, 2015, as it is not covered by insurance. [...]
Accomplishments—Recent Progress: 1. Using mouse models, successfully attacked GIST with antibodies, essentially telling immune system to eat the cancer cells.
In this article we discuss the importance and relevance of plasma level testing for GIST patients.
Data raises concerns over long-term viability of lower Gleevec doses By Jerry Call with Norman Scherzer January, 2005 - One reason that side effects from Gleevec often get better over time is that levels of [...]