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29 01, 2015

Has European innovation developed a new myeloma pathway?

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Researchers are feverishly searching for alternate ways to attack multiple myeloma.  Sometimes referred to as "pathways," I think of it in simple terms: anything that works differently than  an IMiD, proteasome inhibitor or alkylating agent. Immunotherapies like daratumumab qualify.  So does panobinostat, although it doesn't seem to work very well.  ARRY-520 works in a new

19 08, 2013

Conflicting statistics make treating myeloma complicated; see a specialist!

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Sites like this one often share statistical data revealed to us through clinical studies.  On the surface it seems simple enough.  But things aren't always what they seem.  Let me explain. Most all of the news in myeloma research these days confirms the OS advantage of achieving a complete response (CR).  Logically this makes sense;