Lisa Astor


Study Highlights Racial Disparities in Blood Cancer Diagnoses, Outcomes

June 22, 2020

Significant differences were seen between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white patients with hematological malignancies in Texas in terms of the age of diagnosis and long-term survival outcomes. A population study presented in a press program ahead of the 2020 AACR Virtual Annual Meeting II revealed the health disparities between these 2 populations, including for patients living near the US/Mexico border.