CHAMPION-1: a phase 1/2 study of weekly carfilzomib and dexamethasone for relapsed or relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma Running title (max 50 characters including spaces): Weekly carfilzomib and dexamethasone for RRMM James R. Berenson,1 Alan Cartmell,2 Alberto Bessudo,3 Roger M. Lyons,4 Wael Harb,5 Dimitrios Tzachanis,6 Richy Agajanian,7 Ralph Boccia,8 Morton Coleman,9 Robert A. Moss,10 Robert READ MORE

Biology of Human Tumors

Soluble B-Cell Maturation Antigen Mediates Tumor-Induced Immune De´Čüciency in Multiple Myeloma Eric Sanchez, Abigail Gillespie, George Tang, Morgan Ferros, Nika Manik Harutyunyan, Suzie Vardanyan, Jillian Gottlieb, Mingjie Li, Cathy S.Wang, Haiming Chen, and James R. Berenson Abstract Purpose: Reduced uninvolved immunoglobulin (Ig) levels are a hallmark of multiple myeloma. We previously showed that Bcell maturation READ MORE

Advances in the Management of Multiple Myeloma

James R Berenson, MD,abc Tanya M Spektor, PhD,c and James Wang, MDab aInstitute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research; bJames R Berenson, MD, Inc; and cOncotherapeutics, West Hollywood, California Correspondence: James R Berenson, MD; Disclosures: Dr Berenson is a consultant for and receives honoraria and research funding from Takeda, Amgen, Jansen, Celgene, and Bristol-Meyers-Squibb. READ MORE

Risk of Skin Cancer in Multiple Myeloma Patients

a retrospective cohort study Austin A. Robinson1, James Wang2, Suzie Vardanyan3, Erik K. Madden4, Frank Hebroni4, Kyle A. Udd2, Tanya M. Spektor5, Jason D. Nosrati3, Alex Z. Kitto3, Michael Zahab3, Simrin Cheema6, Darron H. Fors4, Adam Norberg4, Joseph Diehl4, Gabriel N. Waterman7, Regina A. Swift2, John Crowley8, James R. Berenson2,3,5. 1Yale University School of Medicine, READ MORE