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Innovative Medicines Initiative approves €40 million HARMONY project for better care of patients with hematologic malignancies

The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) has approved HARMONY, a project that aims to foster better access and care for patients…

The bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell: exploring its role in MGUS and multiple myeloma

Multiple myeloma (MM) is an incurable malignant disease of plasma cells, representing the most severe form of paraproteinaemia. In most…

ASCO/EHA 2016: Combination therapies change the standard of care in multiple myeloma

As usual, the ASCO Annual Meeting and the EHA Annual Congress were a hub of activity, data and discussion. We…

Positive Phase III results for plitidepsin

Plitidepsin (also known as dehydrodidemnin B) is a first-in-class drug originally obtained from the sea squirt Aplidium albicans.[1] Plitidepsin specifically…