Beginnings of Personalized Medicine for Myeloma

Ajai Chari, MD

Video Categories: Personalized Medicine

Dr. Ajai Chari talks about risk-based treatment for myeloma as the beginning of personalized medicine in the field. The 2 most recent advances are the increased use of proteasome inhibitors for those with the 4;14 translocation and treating those identified with high molecular risk more aggressively.
November 3, 2014

Referrals for Patients with Polycythemia Vera

Dr. Mesa describes why patients with PV who have a broad and heterogeneous course should seek a referral from a specialty center.Supported through funding from Incyte

September 2, 2015

Challenges with Oral Oncolytics for Healthcare Practitioners

As more oral oncolytics are developed, choosing the right regimen for prolonged disease-free survival presents a major patient management challenge. Dixie-Lee Esseltine, MD and George Mulligan, PhD explain that healthcare practitioners will have to make informed choices by balancing information emerging across similar trials.