MDS UK is recruiting!

MDS UK Patient Support Group is looking for two new employees, to assist with the running of the charity. We are a small national charity, offering assistance to patients and families who are diagnosed with the rare blood cancer Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS). We are based at King’s College Hospital, which is one of the main expert […]

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PANTHER: Clinical Trial Open to Recruitment

  1. SUB-TYPE OF MDS:Higher risk MDS, CMML, low blast count AML
  2. SEVERITY OF MDS: Intermediate, high risk or very high risk MDS as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria or Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS-R)
  3. NAME OF DRUG: Azacitidine, Pevonedistat
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BRIGHT: Clinical Trial Open to Recruitment

  1. SUB-TYPE OF MDS:Previously untreated higher-risk MDS, AML or CMML
  2. SEVERITY OF MDS: Intermediate, high risk or very high risk MDS as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria or Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS-R)
  3. NAME OF DRUG: Glasdegib, Azacitidine
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FT-2102: Clinical Trial Open to Recruitment

  1. SUB-TYPE OF MDS: Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia or Myelodysplastic Syndrome with an IDH1 R132 mutation
  2. SEVERITY OF MDS: Intermediate, high risk or very high risk MDS as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria or Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS-R)
  3. NAME OF DRUG: FT-2102
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Don’t miss our Patient and Family Forum on Friday 22nd March!

The next MDS UK Patient and Family Forum will take place in Harrogate, UK on Friday 22nd March, 2019 9.45 am – 16.00 pm It will be an invaluable opportunity for those affected by MDS to hear about the latest developments in MDS research and treatment. This FREE event will be held at the Crown […]

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URGENT: A father of 7, recently diagnosed with MDS needs your help

This is an urgent appeal for stem cell donors, for a Dad who was diagnosed in July 2018 with a high-risk form of MDS, Myelodysplastic Syndromes, a rare form of blood cancer, that can progress to leukaemia. Damian is a father of 7 lovely children – aged 4 to 27.  Damian was told that without treatment, […]

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