Written by Sevil Turker I am 52 years old and live in Frankfurt Germany. I was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma in July last year. The symptoms were already t... Read More
The Myeloma Crowd is happy to announce that we have just added Minimal Residual Disease (MRD) testing to the HealthTree labs page! MRD testing is becoming more ... Read More
MULTIPLE MYELOMA NEWS - February 12, 2020
A new combination of multiple myeloma therapies has been submitted for FDA approval this week. Janssen submitted the request to the FDA for the use of daratumum... Read More
MUSCLES FOR MYELOMA - February 12, 2020
Register Today Join us Saturday, May 16, 2020 in Encinitas, California as we Bike the Coast and raise money for myeloma cancer research! In 2019, myeloma... Read More
MULTIPLE MYELOMA NEWS - February 11, 2020
A CAR T therapy going after a new target, CD-229, is showing early promise for multiple myeloma patients. CAR T cell therapy is an exciting new technology in d... Read More
UPCOMING MYELOMA CROWD ROUNDTABLES - February 06, 2020
Myeloma is a complex disease, with much to learn. Learning about the genetics alone can feel like you are immersed in another language. It can be confusing ... Read More
MULTIPLE MYELOMA NEWS - February 06, 2020
The most recent issue of the journal Blood Advances provides us, myeloma patients, with good news. The article presents long-term follow-up data of over 4,300 p... Read More
MYELOMA CLINICAL TRIALS - February 06, 2020
Could a vaccine prevent smoldering myeloma from progressing to active myeloma? An early Phase I clinical trial at MD Anderson Cancer Center is developing a pers... Read More
MYELOMA CROWD RADIO EPISODES - February 05, 2020
Robert Orlowski, MD, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Interview Date: January 30, 2020 Thanks to our episode sponsor Summary The new year (and new deca... Read More
LIFE WITH MULTIPLE MYELOMA - February 05, 2020
It's not easy to know what it is really like to be a myeloma patient. Takeda Oncology and Snow Companies wanted their employees to know what it feels like to li... Read More
LIFE WITH MULTIPLE MYELOMA - February 04, 2020
Today is World Cancer Day, an international day to raise awareness of cancer and to support its prevention, detection and treatment. According to the Nationa... Read More
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