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CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
Would you like your treatment center to become part of the referral system for MDS patients and be designated as a Center of Excellence? To be recognized as a Center of Excellence, an institution must have:
  • An established university (or equivalent) program
  • Recognized morphologic expertise in MDS
  • Available cytogenetics and/or molecular genetics
  • Ongoing research, including Institutional Review Board-approved clinical trials
  • Documentation of peer-reviewed publications in the field
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CLINICAL TRIALS
Clinical trials study new interventions (drugs or procedures) to evaluate their safety and effectiveness in humans. Trials follow a careful set of steps, allowing for the systematic gathering of information to answer questions and confirm hypotheses that were formed earlier, in either laboratory experiments or preliminary trials. If you are an MDS patient, you may wish to discuss a trial with your primary treating physician to see if you qualify as a candidate. LEARN MORE
 
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INSPIRE: Pivotal Trial for Patients with HR-MDS Now Recruiting Patients
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CELGENE AND ACCELERON ANNOUNCE LUSPATERCEPT ACHIEVED PRIMARY AND KEY SECONDARY ENDPOINTS IN PHASE III ‘MEDALIST’ STUDY IN PATIENTS WITH LOW-TO-INTERMEDIATE RISK MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES
Results showed significant improvement in red blood cell transfusion independence compared to placebo Safety profile generally consistent with LEARN MORE
Upcoming Events
  1. New Jersey MDS Support Group Meeting

    March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. EBMT 2019

    March 23 - March 27
  3. Pittsburgh MDS Support Group Meeting

    March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. MDS Foundation Patient and Family Forum – Jacksonville, FL

    March 30 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  5. MDS Foundation Patient and Family Forum – Pittsburgh, PA

    April 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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