Expert Video - What is lenalidomide and when is it used for MDS?
MDS experts, Dr Alan List and Dr David Sallman, provide an overview of the use of lenalidomide for myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). This treatment is highly effective in patients with the chromosome 5q deletion type of MDS. It may also be used in lower-risk MDS patients. They also discuss the potential side effects of lenalidomide.
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This educational activity has been developed by the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation, Inc. and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Acceleron Pharma, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene Corporation, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Novartis, and Takeda Oncology.
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