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Myelodysplastic syndrome

Weill Cornell Expert,
BY Gina Columbus
Finola Hughes from TV's "General Hospital" and Ellen K. Ritchie, M.D. are teaming up to raise awareness for polycythemia vera.
Being Vulnerable With Cancer Is OK
BY Jane Biehl, Ph.D.
Andrew Schorr on How Journalism Led Him to Patient Advocacy
BY Andrew Schorr
Andrew Schorr, founder of Patient Power and Patient Empowerment and 2016 MPN Hero, discusses how his background in journalism led him to patient advocacy.
What's Exciting in the Field of MPNs?
BY Ross L. Levine, M.D.
Ross L. Levine, M.D., physician-scientist, director of the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Center for Hematologic Malignancies and 2016 MPN Hero, discusses the work at his lab that he is currently excited about. 
Expert Looks Ahead in the Treatment of MPNs
BY Ellie Leick and Gina Columbus
Michael J. Mauro, M.D., discusses advances in treating myeloproliferative disorders. 
Elliott Winton on the Changing Landscape of MPN Treatment
BY Elliott Winton, M.D.
Elliott Winton, M.D., researcher, physician and 2016 MPN Hero, discusses some of the drastic changes that happened over the past decade or so in the world of MPNs. 
Patricia K. Koenig: Living With Polycythemia Vera
BY Patricia K. Koenig
Patricia K. Koenig, patient advocate and 2016 MPN Hero, discusses living with polycythemia vera (PV).
Pacritinib's Clinical Hold for Myelofibrosis Is Lifted
BY Jason M. Broderick
The clinical hold on pacritinib was recently lifted by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 
Educating Patients to Ensure the Best MPN Care
BY Erin H. Blackwell
Erin H. Blackwell, R.N., B.S.N., O.C.N., oncology nurse and 2016 MPN Hero, discusses what to discuss with newly diagnosed patients with MPNs to ensure the best possible care.
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Myelodysplastic Syndromes Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes.
Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms including chronic/juvenile myelomonocytic leukemias and atypical CML.
Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms including chronic/juvenile myelomonocytic leukemias and atypical CML.