*  Kyprolis® Significantly Improves Overall Survival Compared To Velcade® In Relapsed Or Refractory Multiple Myeloma - UNM...
Multiple myeloma is a cancer of plasma cells, which are a special type of white blood cell that are part of the body's immune ... Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program. *Refer a Patient. *Menu: CER *NCI Research Programs *Cancer Control ... Leukemia *Acute Myeloid Leukemia *Acute Myeloid Leukemia Screening/Prevention. *Acute Myeloid Leukemia Induction ... Patients with multiple myeloma have increased numbers of abnormal plasma cells that may produce increased quantities of ...
  http://cancer.unm.edu/2017/03/22/kyprolis-significantly-improves-overall-survival-compared-to-velcade-in-relapsed-or-refractory-multiple-myeloma/
*  Study of DNA Copy Numbers Variations and Gene Expression Profile of Bone Marrow Plasma Cells From MGUS and SMM. - Full Text...
Monoclonal gammopathy associated with hematologic malignancies (multiple myeloma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, ...). *Patients ... Study of DNA Copy Numbers Variations and Gene Expression Profile of Bone Marrow Plasma Cells From MGUS and SMM. (GENOMGUS). ... The purpose of this study is to describe DNA copy number variations and gene expression profiles of bone marrow plasma cells of ... Large Scale Study of DNA Copy Numbers Variations and Gene Expression Profile of Bone Marrow Plasma Cells From Monoclonal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01079429
*  CHAPTER 104 PLASMA CELL NEOPLASMS: GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS | Free Medical Textbook
BAIRD Definition and History Plasma Cell Neoplasms Essential Monoclonal Gammopathy Chronic Cold Agglutinin Syndrome ... GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 104 PLASMA CELL NEOPLASMS: GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS STEPHEN M. ... KSHV-encoded IL-6 was shown to be transcribed in these bone marrow dendritic cells.67 Malignant precursors of myeloma cells ... 44 Multiple myeloma and plasma cell leukemia cells also may have abnormalities of chromosome 1 in about 50 to 70 percent of the ...
  https://medtextfree.wordpress.com/2012/01/23/chapter-104-plasma-cell-neoplasms-general-considerations/
*  Types of multiple myeloma - Canadian Cancer Society
Multiple myeloma is the most common type of plasma cell cancer. Learn about types of multiple myeloma, including smouldering, ... It tends to be aggressive and progresses to plasma cell leukemia or spreads outside the bone marrow quickly. ... The bones and bone marrow are the main sites where myeloma cells (abnormal plasma cells) are produced. The myeloma cells can ... Plasma cells make up less than 10% of all of the cells in the bone marrow. The main symptom of a solitary plasmacytoma of the ...
  http://www.cancer.ca/en/cancer-information/cancer-type/multiple-myeloma/multiple-myeloma/types-of-multiple-myeloma/?region=nu
*  Multiple myeloma | Blood Journal
McElwain and Powles47 first reported autologous bone marrow transplantation in a patient with plasma cell leukemia. The patient ... We emphasized that patients with primary amyloidosis had abnormal plasma cells in the bone marrow in all instances; in fact, ... Bone marrow transplantation in multiple myeloma: report from the European Cooperative Group for Bone Marrow Transplantation. ... Wright13 thought that the tumor cells of myeloma consisted of plasma cells or immediate descendants of these cells. In 1929, ...
  http://www.bloodjournal.org/content/111/6/2962.long?sso-checked=true
*  Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Multiple Myeloma - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... plasma cells in the bone marrow Splenomegaly OR Plasma cell leukemia No solitary bone or solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma ... Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm Drug: dexamethasone Drug: pegylated liposomal doxorubicin hydrochloride Drug: ... Neoplasms, Plasma Cell. Plasmacytoma. Neoplasms by Histologic Type. Neoplasms. Hemostatic Disorders. Vascular Diseases. ... Combining more than one drug may kill more tumor cells.. PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of combination ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00003493
*  Primary plasma cell leukemia and autologous stem cell transplantation | Haematologica
... bone marrow alone, peripheral blood stem cells alone or bone marrow plus peripheral blood stem cells) or the use of total body ... on malignant plasma cells is a hallmark of plasma cell leukemia and of a special subset of multiple myeloma. Leukemia 199812(12 ... Primary plasma cell leukemia (PCL) is a rare disorder, representing less than 5% of malignant plasma cell diseases,1,2 and ... Background Primary plasma cell leukemia is a rare disorder accounting for less than 5% of malignant plasma cell diseases. It ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/95/5/804?ijkey=473db17d8e2ee46638012ec0974ee0edef40cec8&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Bone Marrow Transplantation in Treating Patients With Hematologic Cancer - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Anemia Graft Versus Host Disease Leukemia Lymphoma Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm Myelodysplastic Syndromes ... allogeneic bone marrow transplantation Procedure: bone marrow ablation with stem cell support Radiation: radiation therapy ... B-cell Lymphoma Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Leukemia, B-cell, Chronic Acute Lymphoblastic ... RATIONALE: Bone marrow that has been treated to remove certain white blood cells may be able to replace immune cells that were ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00003398
*  Total-Body Irradiation, Tacrolimus, and Mycophenolate Mofetil Plus Bone Marrow Transplantation in Treating Patients With...
Leukemia Lymphoma Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm Myelodysplastic Syndromes Biological: peripheral blood lymphocyte ... Leukemia, B-cell, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Acute Myeloid Leukemia Acute Non Lymphoblastic Leukemia Follicular Lymphoma B-cell ... Bone marrow transplantation may be able to replace immune cells that have been destroyed by radiation therapy used to kill ... Leukemia. Multiple Myeloma. Neoplasms, Plasma Cell. Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Preleukemia. Plasmacytoma. Neoplasms by ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00003572
*  Clinical Lymphoma Myeloma and Leukemia Page 7
Here you can read summaries of all the latest updates from Clinical Lymphoma Myeloma and Leukemia ... Multiple Myeloma (MM) is a clonal disorder of plasma cells that originates in the bone marrow. Annual incidence of MM in ... Primary Plasma Cell Leukemia: Epidemiologic and Clinical Profile from Patients Treated in a Brazilian Single Hematology and BMT ... and bone marrow to diagnose this disease. (Source: Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia). Source: Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma ...
  https://medworm.com/journal/clinical-lymphoma-myeloma-and-leukemia/7/
*  Telomere shortening associated with increased genomic complexity in chronic lymphocytic leukemia | SpringerLink
Telomeric dysfunction has been proposed as an emerging prognostic factor in chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). We have ... Absolute qPCR for measuring telomere length in bone marrow samples of plasma cell disorders. Mol Biotechnol. 2015;57:155-9. ... treatment-free survival and overall survival in B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients treated with cladribine. Leukemia ... Cottliar A, Pedrazzini E, Corrado C, Engelberger MI, Narbaitz M, Slavutsky I. Telomere shortening in patients with plasma cell ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13277-015-3556-2
*  Risk of acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome after autotransplants for lymphomas and plasma cell myeloma.
Exposures to DNA-damaging drugs and ionizing radiations increase risks of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and myelodysplastic ... A rare acute myeloid leukemia characterized by abnormal EOSINOPHILS in the bone marrow. ... plasma cell myeloma.". Exposures to DNA-damaging drugs and ionizing radiations increase risks of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) ... Risk of acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome after autotransplants for lymphomas and plasma cell myeloma.. 08:00 ...
  https://www.bioportfolio.com/resources/pmarticle/2111271/Risk-of-acute-myeloid-leukemia-and-myelodysplastic-syndrome-after-autotransplants-for-lymphomas.html
*  What does a high absolute lymphocyte count of 5728 in the range 850-3900 mean? | Reference.com
... multiple myeloma or lymphocytic leukemia, notes MedlinePlus. Lymphocytes should make up approximately 20 to 40 percent of the ... preventing the plasma cells from producing helpful antibodies. Lymphocytic leukemia starts in the bone marrow, which is where ... A: A low white blood cell count is an indicator of serious infections, bone marrow deficiency, autoimmune disorders and certain ... Cancerous cells build up in the bone marrow, ... All lymphocytes start out in the bone marrow, but they can ...
  https://www.reference.com/health/high-absolute-lymphocyte-count-5728-range-850-3900-mean-a183f4139bdb5545
*  Novel Analysis of Clonal Diversification in Blood B Cell and Bone Marrow Plasma Cell Clones in Immunoglobulin Light Chain...
... is characterized by a limited clonal expansion of plasma cells and amyloid formation. Here, we report restriction in the ... Berenson JR, Vescio RA, Said J: Multiple myeloma: The cells of origin-a two-way street. Leukemia 12:121-127, 1998PubMedCrossRef ... Novel Analysis of Clonal Diversification in Blood B Cell and Bone Marrow Plasma Cell Clones in Immunoglobulin Light Chain ... frequency of circulating B cells share clonotypic Ig heavy-chain VDJ rearrangements with autologous bone marrow plasma cells in ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10875-006-9056-9
*  Laboratory-Treated Donor Bone Marrow in Treating Patients Who Are Undergoing a Donor Bone Marrow Transplant for Hematologic...
Leukemia. Multiple Myeloma. Neoplasms, Plasma Cell. Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Preleukemia. Graft vs Host Disease. Plasmacytoma ... Large-cell B-cell Lymphoma Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Multiple Myeloma ... When certain stem cells from a donor are infused into the patient they may help the patient's bone marrow make stem cells, red ... Laboratory-Treated Donor Bone Marrow in Treating Patients Who Are Undergoing a Donor Bone Marrow Transplant for Hematologic ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00265837
*  Department News | UC Davis Health System Department of Pathology
"Characterization of Clonal Plasma Cells in Bone Marrow Biopsy Associated with Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Pilot Study." Meighan ... "Primary Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma of Breast with Bone Marrow Metastases Mimicking Acute Leukemia: A Diagnostic Challenge." ... Ananya Datta Mitra presented a poster "B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia with Aberrant T-cell (CD-5) Expression: A Rare Entity" at the ... bone marrow, and molecular diagnostic pathology.. July 5, 2010. Mingyi Chen M.D., Ph.D. has joined the Department of Pathology ...
  https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/pathology/news/index.html
*  Lymphoma Articles, Photos, and Videos - Chicago Tribune
... found in blood and bone marrow), lymphoma (affects the body's lymphatic system) and myeloma (impacts plasma cells). Nearly ... Community Contributor Leukemia Research Foundation. The Leukemia Research Foundation in partnership with the Leukemia & ... Blood cancers are a group of diseases that affect the production and function of blood cells. The three main types are leukemia ... Local Business Executive is Recognized as a Hero by Leukemia Research Foundation. Blake Brandwein, VP of OEM Hardware Group in ...
  http://www.chicagotribune.com/topic/health/diseases-illnesses/lymphoma-HEDAI000004-topic.html
*  Ganciclovir by Infusion and by Mouth in Treating Patients With Cytomegalovirus After Donor Bone Marrow Transplant
Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm, Myelodysplastic Syndromes ... reactivation after bone marrow. transplantation.. - To evaluate the clearance of CMV as measured by quantitative plasma ... planned bone marrow transplantation (BMT). Patients showing reactivation of CMV receive. induction ganciclovir (GCV) IV twice a ... Undergoing allogeneic transplantation, including unrelated donor bone marrow. transplantation (BMT) and/or allogeneic donor ...
  http://www.knowcancer.com/cancer-trials/NCT00530218/
*  Fludarabine, Cyclophosphamide, and Total-Body Irradiation in Treating Patients Who Are Undergoing a Donor Bone Marrow...
... radiation therapy before a donor bone marrow transplant helps ... Leukemia. *Lymphoma. *Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm ... Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation: Patients undergo donor bone marrow infusion on. day 0.. - Post-transplantation therapy ... comprehensive cytogenetic evaluation of bone marrow specimen during active disease. - Ineligible for or refused bone marrow ... Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm, Myelodysplastic Syndromes ...
  http://www.knowcancer.com/cancer-trials/NCT00134004/
*  12-O-Tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate in Treating Patients With Hematologic Cancer or Bone Marrow Disorder
Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop cancer cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.PURPOSE: This ... Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm, Myelodysplastic Syndromes ... hematologic malignancies or bone marrow disorders.. - Determine the pharmacokinetics of TPA in these patients.. - Determine the ... Acute leukemia. - Hodgkin's lymphoma. - Chronic myelogenous leukemia. PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:. Age:. - Over 18. Performance ...
  http://www.knowcancer.com/cancer-trials/NCT00004058/
*  Myeloma | Leukemia & Lymphoma | Henry Ford Health System - Detroit, MI
... and treatments for this cancer of the plasma cells.. Myeloma begins in the bone marrow and is a cancer of the plasma cells -- ... white blood cells that produce infection-fighting antibodies. Because the plasma cells are compromised, myeloma patients have ... Extramedullary myeloma: This type of the disease involves tissue other than the bone marrow, such as the skin, muscles, or ... Plasmacytoma: In this type, myeloma cells collect and form tumors in only one site of the body. ...
  https://www.henryford.com/services/leukemia-lymphoma/treatments/myeloma
*  When Opportunity Knocks | Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
To determine if one has plasma cell leukemia, abnormal plasma cells must infiltrate the bone marrow with more than 20 percent ... Plasma cell leukemia is a rare and aggressive form of multiple myeloma that involves high levels of plasma cells (part of the ... There are two forms of plasma cell leukemia. 'Secondary' disease is end-stage multiple myeloma that progresses into plasma cell ... Abnormal plasma cells known as myeloma cells can cause tumors on the bone - weakening them and causing them to break. ...
  http://www.cinj.org/about-cinj/when-opportunity-knocks
*  Lymphocyte Infusion in Treating Patients With Relapsed Cancer After Bone Marrow or Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation -...
... acute leukemias) should receive induction chemotherapy or radiotherapy prior to this study Persistent donor cells Must be able ... White blood cells from donors may be able to kill cancer cells in patients with cancer that has recurred following bone marrow ... Lymphocyte Infusion in Treating Patients With Relapsed Cancer After Bone Marrow or Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation. This ... Lymphocyte Infusion in Treating Patients With Relapsed Cancer After Bone Marrow or Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00003887
*  The novel β2-selective proteasome inhibitor LU-102 synergizes with bortezomib and carfilzomib to overcome proteasome inhibitor...
... plasma cells were retrieved from peripheral blood or bone marrow of patients with multiple myeloma or plasma cell leukemia, and ... Bone marrow stromal cells protect myeloma cells from bortezomib induced apoptosis by suppressing microRNA-15a expression. Leuk ... AMO-1 cells with the human HS5 bone marrow stroma cell line and assessed the effects of proteasome inhibition on myeloma cell ... but also in a model of bone marrow stroma-mediated proteasome inhibitor resistance, and in primary malignant plasma cell ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/100/10/1350
*  Tacrolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil in Preventing Graft-Versus-Host Disease in Patients Who Have Undergone Total-Body...
Leukemia. Leukemia, Myeloid. Multiple Myeloma. Neoplasms, Plasma Cell. Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute. Lymphoma, Follicular. ... Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) - must have , 5% marrow blasts at the time of transplant ... or definite increase in the size or number of plasmacytomas or lytic bone lesions. ... Leukemia, Lymphoid. Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma. Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell. Lymphoma, B-Cell. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00089011?recr=Open&cond=%22Mycoses%22&rank=3