The mission of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) is to relentlessly pursue innovative means that accelerate the development of next-generation multiple myeloma treatments to extend the lives of patients and lead to a cure. We are committed to funding research, educating and supporting people with myeloma, family members, caregivers, and healthcare professionals about the disease and today's most promising treatment options.

Latest from MMRF

How a Hike on Mount Everest to Raise Awareness, Funds for Blood Cancer Forever Changed the Lives of the Participants

October 10, 2022

In 2018, 18 trekkers completed an awe-inspiring hike of the Himalayan highlands to the doorstep of the world’s tallest mountain, Mount Everest, to raise awareness and funding for multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer. Three of the climbers discuss a bond that hasn’t broken.

Patients with Multiple Myeloma Who Join MMRF's CureCloud May Improve Their Treatment Options While Contributing to Research

July 15, 2020

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation’s newly launched CureCloud is a registry designed to collect clinical and genomic information about patients. Its goals are to help researchers discover treatments for various subtypes of the disease and let patients know whether they have any of 70 genetic aberrations associated with myeloma.

Laugh for Life

March 05, 2020

In this episode of the “CURE Talks Cancer” podcast, we spoke with the co-chair of the MMRF’s Laugh for Life event, as well as this year’s “Spirit of Hope” award recipient.

Moving Mountains to Find a Cure

November 09, 2018

"In the midst of all of the difficulty of trying to deal with something this terrible, having that hope in your back pocket is invaluable to my life and to my family." - Brian Smith, on living with multiple myeloma and participating in Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma's recent Iceland trek.

A 200-Mile Run for Multiple Myeloma

August 30, 2016

For years, Eric Gelber has been embarking on long distance runs to raise money for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. This September, he will attempt his longest run yet: 200 miles through Central Park over the course of a weekend

MMRF Offers Online CE for Nurses and Other Health Care Professionals

February 11, 2015

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation provides educational programs to help people with myeloma, family members, caregivers, and healthcare professionals learn more about the disease and today's most promising treatment options, including clinical trials, from leading multiple myeloma doctors and researchers.