Genetic mutations may add to racial disparity in child B-ALL

Hispanic/Latino (H/L) children with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (B-ALL) have an increased incidence of IKZF1 deletion and IGH-CRLF2 translocation, according to a letter to the editor published online Feb. 2 in Leukemia. Gordana Raca, M.D., Ph.D., from the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and colleagues analyzed clinical and molecular data from 239 pediatric B-ALL patients (164 […]

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T-Mobile unveils “Magenta Max,” a 5G wireless plan with no data caps

Most wireless unlimited plans throttle data speeds after a certain threshold. The cost of such plans have also risen due to 5G rollouts. T-Mobile is hoping to continue its “Uncarrier” moves by unveiling a 5G plan that doesn’t reduce speeds. Hopefully this will spur competing carriers to emulate T-Mobile’s strategy.T-Mobile, the carrier that has repeatedly […]

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Jaguars hire Karim Kassam to oversee analytics, football technology

The Jaguars announced Friday they have hired Karim Kassam as senior vice president of football operations strategy. Kassam will oversee the team’s football technology and analytics departments in addition to salary cap administration in consultation with coach Urban Meyer and General Manager Trent Baalke. Kassam will report to Tony Khan, who the team announced is […]

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