Myeloma | Tumor

CURE’s myeloma page is a go-to resource for oncology news and updates in the world of myeloma Here, readers will find cancer articles, videos, podcasts, and more with expert insight into the latest treatments and research in myeloma.

A Guide to Multiple Myeloma Treatment Options

January 26th 2012

Learn about treatment options for multiple myeloma.

Side Effects & Complications of Multiple Myeloma

January 26th 2012

The potential side effects and complications of multiple myeloma.

Survivor Story: Fear of Multiple Myeloma Recurrence

January 26th 2012

A survivor's story of overcoming fear of myeloma recurrence.

Survivor Story: Living with Multiple Myeloma

January 26th 2012

A survivor's story of living with multiple myeloma.

Questions to Ask Your Medical Team about Multiple Myeloma

January 26th 2012

Questions to ask your medical team about multiple myeloma.

New Treatment Strategy Benefits Older Myeloma Patients

January 12th 2010

The key findings from a phase 3 Spanish study are three-fold: less aggressive initial (induction) therapy with once-weekly—rather than twice-weekly—Velcade (bortezomib) was effective; melphalan outdid thalidomide as a partner to Velcade; and following induction with maintenance therapy may be the best approach for treating multiple myeloma patients over 65 who haven’t received previous treatment.

Treatment Updates

December 23rd 2009

Updates from the American Society of Hematology meeting and the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Managing the Long-Term and Late Effects of Transplantation

November 27th 2009

Monitoring and managing effects of transplantation can be a waiting game.

What's New with Stem Cell Transplants?

October 26th 2009

Advances in stem cell transplantation leads to a changing landscape in treating blood cancers, such as lymphoma, leukemia, and multiple myeloma.

Lymphoma, Myeloma & Prostate Cancer

March 14th 2009

FDA approves Mozobil for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and myeloma, and Degarelix for advanced prostate cancer.

Multiple Myeloma & Thrombocytopenia

September 8th 2008

Velcade is now available for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients and new drugs emerge as potential treatment to a serious side effect.

Breaking News from ASH and SABCS

December 11th 2007

News updates from the American Society of Hematology and the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Progress in Treating Multiple Myeloma

September 12th 2007

The old and the new in myeloma therapy give patients more options.

Prostate Cancer & MDS

September 12th 2007

Satraplatin's approval review deadline gets pushed back by the FDA and a large clinical trial shows Vidaza extends survival in patients with MDS.

Researchers and Advocates Make Progress in Multiple Myeloma

July 1st 2007

Brian Durie, MD, and Susan Novis, president of the International Myeloma Foundation, answer questions about the progress in multiple myeloma.

Breaking News from ASH and SABCS

December 19th 2006

Updates from the American Society of Hematology Meeting and the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Multiple Myeloma & Leukemia

September 27th 2006

Drugs for multiple myeloma and CML reach patients.