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Welcome to the Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation of Canada (WMFC)

If you have been diagnosed with Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia (WM) or care for someone who has, welcome to the WMFC family of WM patients, caregivers, friends and relatives. We are a community providing support, research and information on WM.

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Information for the newly diagnosed

News – Interesting Find: Interactive Timeline

This link with an interactive timeline gives the history and technology behind the various developments in antigen research and clinical uses. The Rituximab story starts at 1994.

WhiMSICAL Study is here!

Download PDF WhiMSICAL Study   WhiMSICAL Study Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia Study Involving CART-WHEEL   A world-first, ethically-approved, comprehensive global database of patient-derived data about your WM experience   Join WhiMSICAL toRead More

“Choose Hope” – September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month….

Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia is one of 137 types of blood cancer. WM is a rare sub-type of non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma characterized by a proliferation of lymphoplasmacytic cells.   More Canadians than everRead More

Murray Shaw: Cancer is My Hobby

As someone living with an “indolent” cancer (slow to develop, treatable, but so-far incurable) for the last dozen years, I have decided that the best way for me to thinkRead More

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