Advancing the Science

Mayo Clinic Medical Science Blog

Items Tagged ‘multiple myeloma’

August 18th, 2014

Scientists As Caregivers

By Bob Nellis bobnellis

Not long ago I had the pleasure of witnessing one of those not infrequent moments around here, when patients get together with caregivers to say thank you. Patients and their families find different ways of doing this, from cards and letters to homemade gifts as well as hugs and shout outs on social media. And […]

View full entry

Tags: biomedical research, M.D., measles virus, multiple myeloma, oncolytic virus, Ph.D., Stacy Erholtz, Stephen Russell

December 22nd, 2011

The Outlook on Multiple Myeloma


The December 15 issue of the journal Nature includes special “Outlook” section focusing on multiple myeloma. According to the National Cancer Institute, multiple myeloma or plasma cell myeloma is the second most common blood cancer in the United States accounting for about 1 percent of all cancers.  While rare, multiple myeloma is often a deadly […]

View full entry

Tags: blood cancers, MGUS, multiple myeloma, Nature, Rajkumar, Stewart, Zeldenrust

Contact Us · Privacy Policy