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Myeloma Euronet News - 2008

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20 May 2008: Bone pain can be a sign of myeloma – Patients and doctors join forces to raise awareness of early myeloma diagnosis

Myeloma Euronet and EFORT, the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, have joined efforts to highlight the importance of early myeloma diagnosis.

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Back Pain? Could be Myeloma!

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23 April 2008: Myeloma Euronet welcomes European approval of Thalidomide Pharmion

Myeloma Euronet welcomes the decision of the European Commission to grant a marketing authorisation for Thalidomide Pharmion® in combination with Melphalan and Prednisolone as initial treatment for myeloma patients aged 65 or older and not suitable for high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation.

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4 February 2008: Myeloma Euronet participates in the EC Public Consultation "Rare Diseases: Europe’s Challenges"

Myeloma Euronet welcomes the initiative of the European Commission to make rare diseases a priority within the EU’s future public health policy and has answered to the questions raised in the recent European Commission Communication on Rare Diseases.

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