Can myeloma cells contaminate a patient’s stem cells that are harvested for transplant?
In this video, Dr. Brian GM Durie explains why the risk of myeloma cells in the blood re-infused during transplant is low and unlikely to be harmful.
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Dr. Brian G.M. Durie serves as Chairman of the International Myeloma Foundation and serves on its Scientific Advisory Board. Additionally, he is Chairman of the IMF's International Myeloma Working Group, a consortium of nearly 200 myeloma experts from around the world. Dr. Durie also leads the IMF’s Black Swan Research Initiative®.