Muzaffar Qazilbash, EHA 2018 – Busulfan + melphalan in high-risk multiple myeloma
Muzaffar Qazilbash from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center talks to touchONCOLOGY about investigating busulfan plus melphalan as a potential combination therapy for high-risk multiple myeloma.
1. What was the rationale for using a combined busulfan and melphalan conditioning regimen compared with melphalan alone for multiple myeloma? (0:08)
2. Could you tell us a little about the study design and what doses were used? (0:46)
3. What were the efficacy findings of the study? (1:57)
4. What was the safety profile of this combination? (3:02)
5. What were the limitations of this study and what further study is needed? (4:13)
Speaker disclosures: Muzaffar Qazilbash has nothing to disclose in relation to this video interview.
Filmed at the 23rd Annual Congress of the European Association of Hematology (EHA), Stockholm, Sweden, June 14–17 2018
Share this Video
Related Videos In Multiple Myeloma
Shaji Kumar, ASH 2022: Promising new agents enhancing the treatment of multiple myeloma
Dr Shaji Kumar (Mayo Clinic, MN, USA) discusses some promising new agents for the treatment of multiple myeloma, including immunotherapies like CAR-T cell therapies, as well as data from novel bispecific antibodies in the context of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma. Abstract 158: Elranatamab, a BCMA Targeted T-Cell Engaging Bispecific Antibody, Induces Durable Clinical and Molecular […]
Shaji Kumar, ASH 2022: Highlights in older, frail transplant ineligible patients with multiple myeloma
Dr Shaji Kumar (Mayo Clinic, MN, USA) discusses the results of some key clinical trials presented at ASH 2022 in the field of older, frail transplant ineligible patients with multiple myeloma. Abstract 4553: Daratumumab Plus Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone in Patients with Transplant-Ineligible Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma: Maia Age Subgroup Analysis (00:25-00:57) Abstract 569: A Dexamethasone Sparing-Regimen […]
Shaji Kumar, ASH 2022: Updated efficacy analysis from the phase III MAIA study in newly-diagnosed multiple myeloma
Dr Shaji Kumar (Mayo Clinic, MN, USA) discusses the updated efficacy analysis from the phase III MAIA study presented at the recent ASH 2022 congress. There were also some additional post-hoc efficacy analyses on key subgroups (Abstracts 4553 and 3245). Abstract 3245: Daratumumab Plus Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone (D-Rd) Versus Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone (Rd) in Transplant-Ineligible […]
Journal articles and more to your inbox
Get the latest clinical insights from touchONCOLOGYSign me up!