Perspectives for combination therapy to overcome drug-resistant multiple myeloma.

The introduction of melphalan and prednisone 40 years ago was a significant advance in the treatment of multiple myeloma (MM). In the following decades, significant advances were few, but included landmarks, such as the introduction of VAD and autologous transplantation during the 1980s and bisphosphonates in the 1990s. Although response rates to therapy… CONTINUE READING