Multiple Myeloma News and Research

Latest Multiple Myeloma News and Research

Proteolix's Carfilzomib granted orphan drug designation

Proteolix's Carfilzomib granted orphan drug designation

Thalidomide shows promise for treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer

Thalidomide shows promise for treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer

New cancer center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

New cancer center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

Experimental procedure induces tolerance to mismatched kidney transplants

Experimental procedure induces tolerance to mismatched kidney transplants

Stem cells make bone marrow cancer resistant to treatment

Stem cells make bone marrow cancer resistant to treatment

Salinispora tropica marine bacterium points to new ways to treat human diseases

Salinispora tropica marine bacterium points to new ways to treat human diseases

Novel anti-tumor compound

Novel anti-tumor compound

Bisphosphonates appear to reduce the risk of jaw degradation

Bisphosphonates appear to reduce the risk of jaw degradation

New treatment option offers hope to multiple myeloma patients

New treatment option offers hope to multiple myeloma patients

Velcade, lenalidomide and dexamethasone combo show promise for multiple myeloma

Velcade, lenalidomide and dexamethasone combo show promise for multiple myeloma

Patients without advance care plans more likely to die

Patients without advance care plans more likely to die

New therapeutic options for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients

New therapeutic options for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients

Study results from Zolinza (vorinostat) in combination with bortezomib for multiple myeloma trial

Study results from Zolinza (vorinostat) in combination with bortezomib for multiple myeloma trial

Multiple myeloma clinical trial shows distinct survival benefit with lower dose of steroids

Multiple myeloma clinical trial shows distinct survival benefit with lower dose of steroids

Scientists develop optical device that allows them to peer through the eyes of a mouse and monitor cells passing in bloodstream

Scientists develop optical device that allows them to peer through the eyes of a mouse and monitor cells passing in bloodstream

Researchers transfer immune response to myeloma patient

Researchers transfer immune response to myeloma patient

Oral drug sets a new survival standard for bone marrow cancer

Oral drug sets a new survival standard for bone marrow cancer

Lenalidomide - dexamethasone combination effective against multiple myeloma

Lenalidomide - dexamethasone combination effective against multiple myeloma

Bortezomib pushes cancer cells into overdrive, so that they self-destruct

Bortezomib pushes cancer cells into overdrive, so that they self-destruct

Hormone norepinephrine may hasten the progression of certain blood cancers

Hormone norepinephrine may hasten the progression of certain blood cancers