Multiple Myeloma Information Center
Knowledge is power. Are you facing a new diagnosis, recurrence, living with metastatic disease, or supporting a loved one through their cancer journey? The Cancer Connect Multiple Myeloma Information Center has current, evidence-based information for you. Get the facts about multiple myeloma early detection, treatment, and survivorship, and stay up to date with ongoing multiple myeloma research that could impact your treatment decisions through our daily cancer news.
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CancerConnect recently partnered with Roswell Park Cancer Institute to provide you with the opportunity to engage with a multiple myeloma expert, Sarah Holstein, MD, PhD. Treanda/Velcade/Dexamethasone Produces High Response Rate in Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma
The combination of Treanda, Velcade and dexamethasone produced a high response rate in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma Revlimid Linked with Second Primary Malignancies in Patients with Myeloma
Revlimid—particulary when used in combination with oral melphalan—is associated with an increased risk of second primary malignancies in patients with myeloma.
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Multiple Myeloma Clinical Trials
06-108 – Randomized Phase 3b Study of Three Treatment Regimens in Subjects with Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma (MM) Who Are Not Considered Candidates for High-Dose Chemotherapy (HDT) and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation (SCT): VELCADE (Bortezomib), Thalidomide, and Dexamethasone (VTD) versus VELCADE and Dexamethasone (VD) versus VELCADE, Melphalan, and Prednisone (VMP) (C05009)
C05009 – Randomized, Phase 3b Study of Three Treatment Regimens in Subjects with Previously Untreated Multiple Myelome Who Are Not Considered Candidates for High-Dose Chemotherapy and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation: VELCADE? (Bortezomib) for Injection, Thalidomide, and Dexamethasone (VTD) versus VELCADE? (Bortezomib) and Dexamethasone (VD) versus VELCADE? (Bortezomib), Melphalan and Prednisone (VMP)
MM03 – PHASE II TRIAL OF ARSENIC TRIOXIDE AND THALIDOMIDE IN THE TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH REFRACTORY MULTIPLE MYELOMA