In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains how Next Generation Flow testing is sensitive enough to detect one myeloma cell in a one million cells.

BOTTOM LINE:
Whereas MRD-testing is done in the bone marrow, NGF tests may be used to monitor plasma cells in the blood.

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