How We Mark Time and How Time Marks Us
Dr. Gotlib discusses the road to approval of midostaurin for the treatment of advanced systemic mastocytosis.
A Randomized Trial in a Rare Cancer: Targeting CD30 in Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma Yields Therapeutic Dividends
Dr. Roberts discusses a trial that looks at new therapies to be tested for the treatment of a rare cancer, cutaneous T cell lymphoma.
A number of publications from 2014 that impact our understanding and treatment of multiple myeloma (MM) stand out. First, insights into the mechanism of action of thalidomide and its analogues came fast and frequently. With more direct therapeutic relevance, the results of the Phase III ASPIRE clinical trial were published. This trial tested the hypothesis that three drugs would be better than two in relapsed MM. Finally, a randomized trial reconfirmed the role of transplantation in MM patients younger than 65 years.
September-October 2017Volume 14, Issue 5
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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