In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie points to ASCO 2017 presentations on new multiple myeloma drug combinations, monoclonal antibodies, and checkpoint inhibitors; however, he finds there are “no major breakthroughs” on myeloma from this year’s meeting.

Even though ASCO 2017 offers no major breakthroughs, some fine-tuning discoveries can improve day-to-day care of myeloma patients.

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