Interview: Living a Full and Filling Life with Late-Onset Tay-Sachs (LOTS) Pt. 2
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Interview: Living a Full and Filling Life with Late-Onset Tay-Sachs (LOTS) Pt. 2

In Part 1 of our interview with Lorrie and Stewart Altman, we discussed the journey to the Late-onset Tay-Sachs disease (LOTS) diagnosis, how Lorrie and Stewart's outlook shaped their lives,…

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GENESIS Trial: Motixafortide And G-SCF Prepared Multiple Myeloma Patients for Transplant
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GENESIS Trial: Motixafortide And G-SCF Prepared Multiple Myeloma Patients for Transplant

It is common practice to treat multiple myeloma patients with a stem cell transplant. In the GENESIS trial, the stem cells were autologous (from the patient’s own peripheral blood or bone…

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First CAR T-Cell Therapy for Multiple Myeloma Cleared for Use in Japan
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First CAR T-Cell Therapy for Multiple Myeloma Cleared for Use in Japan

According to a press release from the pharmaceutical company Bristol Myers Squibb, the company's CAR T-Cell therapy idecabtagene vicleucel (marketed as Abecma) has been approved by the Japanese Ministry of…

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New Collaboration to Evaluate Nirogacestat in Combination with ABBV-383 in Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma
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New Collaboration to Evaluate Nirogacestat in Combination with ABBV-383 in Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

In a recent news release, biopharmaceutical companies AbbVie, Inc. and SpringWorks Therapeutics, Inc. ("SpringWorks") shared that the two had entered into a joint clinical trial collaboration agreement. Through this collaboration,…

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Older Multiple Myeloma Patients Shouldn’t be Denied Transplants Solely Based on Age
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Older Multiple Myeloma Patients Shouldn’t be Denied Transplants Solely Based on Age

Many doctors have thought in the past that age should be an automatic ineligibility factor for multiple myeloma patient transplants. However, Dr. Langren, Dr. Gasparetto, Dr. Landgren, Dr. Hofmeister, and…

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Abecma for MM Approved by European Commission
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Abecma for MM Approved by European Commission

According to Pharmaceutical Business Review, Abecma (idecabtagene vicleucel), a CAR T-cell therapy designed to treat patients with relapsed and refractory (R/R) multiple myeloma (MM), received conditional marketing authorization from the…

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