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Clarification on the definition of complete response in multiple Myeloma. Durie BG et al. Leukemia. 2015 Oct 21. doi: 10.1038/leu.2015.290. [Epub ahead of print]. American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, European Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network, and International Myeloma Working Group Consensus Conference on Salvage Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Patients with Relapsed Multiple Myeloma.…Details
Filgrastim versus TBO-filgrastim to reduce the duration of neutropenia after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: TBO, or not TBO, that is the question. Trifilio S et al. Clin Transplant. 2015 Oct 22. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12637. [Epub ahead of print]. Surgery for vertebral involvement in Multiple Myeloma. Donnarumma P et al. J Neurosurg Sci. 2015 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print]. Effectiveness of Haemodiafiltration…Details
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Sequential versus alternating administration of VMP and Rd in elderly patients with newly diagnosed MM. Mateos MV et al. Blood. 2015 Oct 23. pii: blood-2015-08-666537. [Epub ahead of print]. Bortezomib-thalidomide-dexamethasone (VTD) is superior to bortezomib-cyclophosphamide-dexamethasone (VCD) as induction therapy prior to autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma. Cavo M et al. Leukemia. 2015 Oct 7. doi: 10.1038/leu.2015.274. [Epub ahead of print].…Details
This study provides evidence that high-dose therapy and autologous stem cell transplantation performed in the outpatient setting can result in excellent outcomes for selected myeloma patients.Details
MicroRNAs in urine are not biomarkers of multiple myeloma. Sedlaříková L et al. J Negat Results Biomed. 2015 Sep 23;14(1):16. Circulating Serum MicroRNA-130a as a Novel Putative Marker of Extramedullary Myeloma. Besse L et al. PLoS One. 2015 Sep 21;10(9):e0137294. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137294. Higher Decorin Levels in Bone Marrow Plasma Are Associated with Superior Treatment Response to Novel Agent-Based Induction in Patients with Newly…Details
Extramedullary plasmacytoma: an unusual neoplasm in a HIV-positive patient.
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Synchronous Thyroid Involvement in Plasma Cell Leukemia Masquerading as Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis: Role of Ancillary Cytology Techniques in Diagnostic Workup.
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Epigenetic silencing of a long non-coding RNA KIAA0495 in multiple myeloma. Wong KY et al. Mol Cancer. 2015 Sep 26;14(1):175. 3D tissue-engineered bone marrow as a novel model to study pathophysiology and drug resistance in multiple myeloma. de la Puente P et al. Biomaterials. 2015 Sep 12;73:70-84. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2015.09.017. [Epub ahead of print] Transcriptional dysregulation of the deleted in colorectal carcinoma gene in multiple…Details