Multiple Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma Overview (03-18-2009)

Overview Multiple myeloma is a cancer of plasma cells. Plasma cells are a special type of white blood cell that are part of the body’s immune system. Plasma cells normally live in the bone marrow and make proteins, called antibodies, that circulate... Continue Reading

Understanding Stem Cell Transplants (02-6-2009)

High-dose chemotherapy and bone marrow or blood stem cell transplantation (SCT) remains the best treatment available for selected patients with certain types of leukemia. The SCT process was developed more than 36 years ago and was considered such a major... Continue Reading

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