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Medical/Research Updates

Video interview with Dr Treon

Many of you have had questions about the pathway that led to the FDA approval of Imbruvica for WM.  I wanted to share with you the attached video of Dr Treon’s interview on this historic approval which I hope… Continue reading

Article – “Detection of MYD88 L265P…”

Attached please find our March 2014 published manuscript: “Detection of MYD88 L265P in peripheral blood of patients with Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia and IgM monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance“.

The high prevalence of MYD88 L265P in lymphoplasmacytic cells from bone… Continue reading

Article – Gene ‘driver’ of Waldenstrom’s

Gene ‘driver’ of Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia in up to one-third of patients identified

 

NEW ORLEANS— In nearly one-third of patients with Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, a specific genetic mutation switches on the disease, and a new drug that blocks the defective gene… Continue reading