Publications by the members of NMSG's executive board:

pdfHareth Nahi, (President), Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge Sjukhus

pdfCecilie Hveding Blimark, Sahlgrenska Sjukhus, Gothenburg

pdfMarkus Hansson, Skåne University Hospital, Lund

pdfNiels Abildgaard, (Vice president), Odense University Hospital

pdfAnnette Vangsted, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen

pdfHenrik Gregersen, Aalborg University Hospital

Edward Laane, North Estonia Medical Centre, Tallin

pdfKari Remes, Turku University Hospital

pdfRaija Silvennoinen - Helsinki University Hospital

pdfSigurdur Yngvi Kristinsson, The National University Hospital of Iceland

Valdas Pečeliūnas, Vilnius University Hospital

pdfAnders Waage, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim Universitetssykehus

pdfEinar Haukås, Stavanger Universitetssykehus

pdfFredrik Schjesvold, Oslo Universitetssykehus, Rikshospitalet

 

2015

  • Andersen JP, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K, Mellqvist UH, Morgan GJ, Goldschmidt H, Dimopoulos MA, Einsele H, San Miguel J, Palumbo A, Sonneveld P, Johnsen HE. Global myeloma research clusters, output, and citations: a bibliometric mapping and clustering analysis. PLoS One. 2015 Jan 28;10(1):e0116966. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116966. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 25629620; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4309532.
     
  • Blimark C, Holmberg E, Mellqvist UH, Landgren O, Björkholm M, Hultcrantz M, Kjellander C, Turesson I, Kristinsson SY. Multiple myeloma and infections: a population-based study on 9253 multiple myeloma patients. Haematologica. 2015 Jan;100(1):107-13. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2014.107714. Epub 2014 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 25344526; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4281323.
     
  • Iacobelli S, de Wreede LC, Schönland S, Björkstrand B, Hegenbart U, Gruber A, Greinix H, Volin L, Narni F, Carella AM, Beksac M, Bosi A, Milone G, Corradini P, Friberg K, van Biezen A, Goldschmidt H, de Witte T, Morris C, Niederwieser D, Garderet L, Kröger N, Gahrton G. Impact of CR before and after allogeneic and autologous transplantation in multiple myeloma: results from the EBMT NMAM2000 prospective trial. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Apr;50(4):505-10. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2014.310. Epub 2015 Jan 26. PubMed PMID: 25621805.
     
  • Mellqvist UH. New prognostic tools for myeloma. Blood. 2015 Mar 26;125(13):2014-5. doi: 10.1182/blood-2015-02-626408. PubMed PMID: 25814486.
     
  • Morris C, Iacobelli S, Gahrton G, van Biezen A, Drake M, Garderet L, Potter M, Schattenberg AV, Cornelissen JJ, Hamladji RM, Martelli M, Petersen E, Rovira M, Bandini G, Kroger N, de Witte T. Efficacy and Outcome of Allogeneic Transplantation in IgD and Nonsecretory Myeloma. A Report on Behalf of the Myeloma Subcommittee of the Chronic Malignancies Working Party of the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2015 Feb 20. pii: S1083-8791(15)00119-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.02.012. [Epub ahead  of print] PubMed PMID: 25708221.
     
  • Steingrímsson V, Lund SH, Turesson I, Goldin LR, Björkholm M, Landgren O, Kristinsson SY. Population-based study on the impact of the familial form of Waldenström macroglobulinemia on overall survival. Blood. 2015 Mar 26;125(13):2174-5. doi: 10.1182/blood-2015-01-622068. PubMed PMID: 25814489; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4375112.

 

2014

 

  • Al-Zuhairy A, Schrøder HD, Plesner T, Abildgaard N, Sindrup SH. Immunostaining of skin biopsy adds no diagnostic value in MGUS-associated peripheral neuropathy. J Neurol Sci. 2014 Dec 26. pii: S0022-510X(14)00791-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2014.12.026. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25582978.
     
  • Andersen MN, Abildgaard N, Maniecki MB, Møller HJ, Andersen NF. Monocyte/macrophage-derived soluble CD163: a novel biomarker in multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Jul;93(1):41-7. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12296. Epub 2014 Mar 20. PubMed PMID: 24612259.
     
  • Andersen NF, Kristensen IB, Preiss BS, Christensen JH, Abildgaard N. Upregulation of Syndecan-1 in the bone marrow microenvironment in multiple myeloma is associated with angiogenesis. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Oct 29. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12473. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25353275.
     
  • Andersen NF, Vogel U, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Abildgaard N, Vangsted AJ. Polymorphisms in the heparanase gene in multiple myeloma association with bone morbidity and survival. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Jun 21. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12401. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24954766.
     
  • Benboubker L, Dimopoulos MA, Dispenzieri A, Catalano J, Belch AR, Cavo M, Pinto A, Weisel K, Ludwig H, Bahlis N, Banos A, Tiab M, Delforge M, Cavenagh J, Geraldes C, Lee JJ, Chen C, Oriol A, de la Rubia J, Qiu L, White DJ, Binder D, Anderson K, Fermand JP, Moreau P, Attal M, Knight R, Chen G, Van Oostendorp J, Jacques C, Ervin-Haynes A, Avet-Loiseau H, Hulin C, Facon T; FIRST Trial Team. Lenalidomide and dexamethasone in transplant-ineligible patients with myeloma. N  Engl J Med. 2014 Sep 4;371(10):906-17. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1402551. PubMed PMID: 25184863.
     
  • Bieghs L, Lub S, Fostier K, Maes K, Van Valckenborgh E, Menu E, Johnsen HE, Overgaard MT, Larsson O, Axelson M, Nyegaard M, Schots R, Jernberg-Wiklund H, Vanderkerken K, De Bruyne E. The IGF-1 receptor inhibitor picropodophyllin potentiates the anti-myeloma activity of a BH3-mimetic. Oncotarget. 2014 Nov 30;5(22):11193-208. PubMed PMID: 25008202; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4294345.
     
  • Campa D, Martino A, Varkonyi J, Lesueur F, Jamroziak K, Landi S, Jurczyszyn A, Marques H, Andersen V, Jurado M, Brenner H, Petrini M, Vogel U, García-Sanz R, Buda G, Gemignani F, Ríos R, Vangsted AJ, Dumontet C, Martínez-López J, Moreno MJ, Stępień A, Wątek M, Moreno V, Dieffenbach AK, Rossi AM, Butterbach K, Jacobsen SE, Goldschmidt H, Sainz J, Hillengass J, Orciuolo E, Dudziński M, Weinhold N, Reis RM, Canzian F. Risk of multiple myeloma is associated with polymorphisms within telomerase genes and telomere length. Int J Cancer. 2015 Mar 1;136(5):E351-8. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29101. Epub 2014 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 25066524.
     
  • Chng WJ, Dispenzieri A, Chim CS, Fonseca R, Goldschmidt H, Lentzsch S, Munshi N, Palumbo A, Miguel JS, Sonneveld P, Cavo M, Usmani S, Durie BG, Avet-Loiseau H; International Myeloma Working Group. IMWG consensus on risk stratification in multiple myeloma. Leukemia. 2014 Feb;28(2):269-77. doi: 10.1038/leu.2013.247. Epub 2013 Aug 26. Review. PubMed PMID: 23974982.
     
  • Coleman EA, Lee JY, Erickson SW, Goodwin JA, Sanathkumar N, Raj VR, Zhou D, McKelvey KD, Apewokin S, Stephens O, Enderlin CA, Vangsted AJ, Reed PJ, Anaissie  EJ. GWAS of 972 autologous stem cell recipients with multiple myeloma identifies  11 genetic variants associated with chemotherapy-induced oral mucositis. Support  Care Cancer. 2015 Mar;23(3):841-9. doi: 10.1007/s00520-014-2406-x. Epub 2014 Sep  14. PubMed PMID: 25218607.
     
  • Dimopoulos K, Gimsing P, Grønbæk K. The role of epigenetics in the biology of  multiple myeloma. Blood Cancer J. 2014 May 2;4:e207. doi: 10.1038/bcj.2014.29. PubMed PMID: 24786391; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4042299.
     
  • Dimopoulos MA, Leleu X, Palumbo A, Moreau P, Delforge M, Cavo M, Ludwig H, Morgan GJ, Davies FE, Sonneveld P, Schey SA, Zweegman S, Hansson M, Weisel K, Mateos MV, Facon T, Miguel JF. Expert panel consensus statement on the optimal use of pomalidomide in relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma. Leukemia. 2014 Aug;28(8):1573-85. doi: 10.1038/leu.2014.60. Epub 2014 Feb 5. Review. PubMed PMID: 24496300; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4131249.
     
  • DMSG. Årsrapport 2013 for Dansk Myelomatose Studie Gruppe og den landsdækkende myelomatose database. www.myeloma.dk
     
  • Engelhardt M, Terpos E, Kleber M, Gay F, Wäsch R, Morgan G, Cavo M, van de Donk N, Beilhack A, Bruno B, Johnsen HE, Hajek R, Driessen C, Ludwig H, Beksac M, Boccadoro M, Straka C, Brighen S, Gramatzki M, Larocca A, Lokhorst H, Magarotto V, Morabito F, Dimopoulos MA, Einsele H, Sonneveld P, Palumbo A; European Myeloma Network. European Myeloma Network recommendations on the evaluation and treatment of newly diagnosed patients with multiple myeloma. Haematologica. 2014 Feb;99(2):232-42. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2013.099358. PubMed PMID: 24497560; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3912952.
     
  • Erickson SW, Raj VR, Stephens OW, Dhakal I, Chavan SS, Sanathkumar N, Coleman EA, Lee JY, Goodwin JA, Apewokin S, Zhou D, Epstein J, Heuck CJ, Vangsted AJ.  Genome-wide scan identifies variant in 2q12.3 associated with risk for multiple myeloma. Blood. 2014 Sep 18;124(12):2001-3. doi: 10.1182/blood-2014-07-586701. PubMed PMID: 25237182.
     
  • Falgreen S, Laursen MB, Bødker JS, Kjeldsen MK, Schmitz A, Nyegaard M, Johnsen HE, Dybkær K, Bøgsted M. Exposure time independent summary statistics for assessment of drug dependent cell line growth inhibition. BMC Bioinformatics. 2014 Jun 5;15:168. doi: 10.1186/1471-2105-15-168. PubMed PMID: 24902483; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4127655.
     
  • Frigyesi I, Adolfsson J, Ali M, Christophersen MK, Johnsson E, Turesson I, Gullberg U, Hansson M, Nilsson B. Robust isolation of malignant plasma cells in multiple myeloma. Blood. 2014 Feb 27;123(9):1336-40. doi: 10.1182/blood-2013-09-529800. Epub 2014 Jan 2. PubMed PMID: 24385542.
     
  • Gahrton G, Krishnan A. Allogeneic transplantation in multiple myeloma. Expert Rev Hematol. 2014 Feb;7(1):79-90. doi: 10.1586/17474086.2014.857270. Review. PubMed PMID: 24224804.
     
  • Godskesen L, Abildgaard N, Kjeldsen J, Krag A. A rare cause of severe hepatomegaly with an improving outcome. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Apr 3;2014. pii: bcr2013203360. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-203360. PubMed PMID: 24700044.
     
  • Hansen CT, Abildgaard N. Biological variation of free light chains in serum. Clin Chim Acta. 2014 Jan 1;427:27-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2013.09.020. Epub 2013 Oct 1. PubMed PMID: 24091097.
     
  • Hansen CT, Pedersen PT, Nielsen LC, Abildgaard N. Evaluation of the serum free light chain (sFLC) analysis in prediction of response in symptomatic multiple myeloma patients: rapid profound reduction in involved FLC predicts achievement of VGPR. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Nov;93(5):407-13. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12376. Epub 2014 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 24809596.
     
  • Hultcrantz M, Pfeiffer RM, Björkholm M, Goldin LR, Turesson I, Schulman S, Landgren O, Kristinsson SY. Elevated risk of venous but not arterial thrombosis in Waldenström macroglobulinemia/lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma. J Thromb Haemost. 2014 Nov;12(11):1816-21. doi: 10.1111/jth.12724. Epub 2014 Oct 6. PubMed PMID: 25196979.
     
  • Haabeth OA, Tveita AA, Fauskanger M, Schjesvold F, Lorvik KB, Hofgaard PO, Omholt H, Munthe LA, Dembic Z, Corthay A, Bogen B. How Do CD4(+) T Cells Detect and Eliminate Tumor Cells That Either Lack or Express MHC Class II Molecules? Front Immunol. 2014 Apr 15;5:174. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2014.00174. eCollection 2014. Review. PubMed PMID: 24782871; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3995058.
     
  • Johnsen HE, Bergkvist KS, Schmitz A, Kjeldsen MK, Hansen SM, Gaihede M, Nørgaard MA, Bæch J, Grønholdt ML, Jensen FS, Johansen P, Bødker JS, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K; Myeloma Stem Cell Network (MSCNET). Cell of origin associated classification of B-cell malignancies by gene signatures of the normal B-cell hierarchy. Leuk Lymphoma. 2014 Jun;55(6):1251-60. doi: 10.3109/10428194.2013.839785. Epub 2013 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 23998255.
     
  • Kristensen IB, Christensen JH, Lyng MB, Møller MB, Pedersen L, Rasmussen LM, Ditzel HJ, Abildgaard N. Expression of osteoblast and osteoclast regulatory genes in the bone marrow microenvironment in multiple myeloma: only up-regulation of Wnt inhibitors SFRP3 and DKK1 is associated with lytic bone disease. Leuk Lymphoma. 2014 Apr;55(4):911-9. doi: 10.3109/10428194.2013.820288. Epub 2013 Aug  5. PubMed PMID: 23915193.
     
  • Laursen MB, Falgreen S, Bødker JS, Schmitz A, Kjeldsen MK, Sørensen S, Madsen J, El-Galaly TC, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K, Johnsen HE; Myeloma Stem Cell Network. Human B-cell cancer cell lines as a preclinical model for studies of drug effect  in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and multiple myeloma. Exp Hematol. 2014 Nov;42(11):927-38. doi: 10.1016/j.exphem.2014.07.263. Epub 2014 Jul 27. Review. PubMed PMID: 25072621.
     
  • Liwing J, Uttervall K, Lund J, Aldrin A, Blimark C, Carlson K, Enestig J, Flogegård M, Forsberg K, Gruber A, Haglöf Kviele H, Johansson P, Lauri B, Mellqvist UH, Swedin A, Svensson M, Näsman P, Alici E, Gahrton G, Aschan J, Nahi  H. Improved survival in myeloma patients: starting to close in on the gap between elderly patients and a matched normal population. Br J Haematol. 2014 Mar;164(5):684-93. doi: 10.1111/bjh.12685. Epub 2013 Dec 9. PubMed PMID: 24313224.
     
  • Ludwig H, Sonneveld P, Davies F, Bladé J, Boccadoro M, Cavo M, Morgan G, de  la Rubia J, Delforge M, Dimopoulos M, Einsele H, Facon T, Goldschmidt H, Moreau P, Nahi H, Plesner T, San-Miguel J, Hajek R, Sondergeld P, Palumbo A. European perspective on multiple myeloma treatment strategies in 2014. Oncologist. 2014 Aug;19(8):829-44. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2014-0042. Epub 2014 Jul 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 25063227; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4122482.
     
  • Ludwig H, Sonneveld P, Davies F, Bladé J, Boccadoro M, Cavo M, Morgan G, de la Rubia J, Delforge M, Dimopoulos M, Einsele H, Facon T, Goldschmidt H, Moreau P, Nahi H, Plesner T, San-Miguel J, Hajek R, Sondergeld P, Palumbo A. European perspective on multiple myeloma treatment strategies in 2014. Oncologist. 2014 Aug;19(8):829-44. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2014-0042. Epub 2014 Jul 25. PubMed  PMID: 25063227; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4122482.
     
  • Lund J, Uttervall K, Liwing J, Gahrton G, Alici E, Aschan J, Holmberg E, Nahi H. Addition of thalidomide to melphalan and prednisone treatment prolongs survival in multiple myeloma--a retrospective population based study of 1162 patients. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Jan;92(1):19-25. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12213. Epub 2013 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 24118547.
     
  • Martino A, Campa D, Jurczyszyn A, Martínez-López J, Moreno MJ, Varkonyi J, Dumontet C, García-Sanz R, Gemignani F, Jamroziak K, Stępieł A, Jacobsen SE, Andersen V, Jurado M, Landi S, Rossi AM, Lesueur F, Marques H, Dudziński M, Wątek M, Moreno V, Orciuolo E, Petrini M, Reis RM, Ríos R, Sainz J, Vogel U, Buda G, Vangsted AJ, Canzian F. Genetic variants and multiple myeloma risk: IMMEnSE validation of the best reported associations--an extensive replication of the associations from the candidate gene era. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014  Apr;23(4):670-4. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-1115. Epub 2014 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 24521996.
     
  • Morabito F, Bringhen S, Larocca A, Wijermans P, Victoria Mateos M, Gimsing P, Mazzone C, Gottardi D, Omedè P, Zweegman S, José Lahuerta J, Zambello R, Musto P, Magarotto V, Schaafsma M, Oriol A, Juliusson G, Cerrato C, Catalano L, Gentile M, Isabel Turel A, Marina Liberati A, Cavalli M, Rossi D, Passera R, Rosso S, Beksac M, Cavo M, Waage A, San Miguel J, Boccadoro M, Sonneveld P, Palumbo A, Offidani M. Bortezomib, melphalan, prednisone (VMP) versus melphalan, prednisone, thalidomide (MPT) in elderly newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients: A retrospective case-matched study. Am J Hematol. 2014 Apr;89(4):355-62. doi: 10.1002/ajh.23641. Epub 2014 Feb 5. PubMed PMID: 24273190.
     
  • Morris C, de Wreede L, Scholten M, Brand R, van Biezen A, Sureda A, Dickmeiss E, Trneny M, Apperley J, Chiusolo P, van Imhoff GW, Lenhoff S, Martinelli G, Hentrich M, Pabst T, Onida F, Quinn M, Kroger N, de Witte T, Ruutu T; Chronic Malignancies and Lymphoma Working Parties of EBMT. Should the standard dimethyl sulfoxide concentration be reduced? Results of a European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation prospective noninterventional study on usage and side effects of dimethyl sulfoxide. Transfusion. 2014 Oct;54(10):2514-22. doi: 10.1111/trf.12759. Epub 2014 Jun 26. PubMed PMID: 24964911.
     
  • Nahi H, Svedmyr E, Lerner R. Bendamustine in combination with high-dose radiotherapy and thalidomide is effective in treatment of multiple myeloma with central nervous system involvement. Eur J Haematol. 2014;92(5):454-5. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12247. Epub 2014 Mar 7. PubMed PMID: 24330308.
     
  • Nelson LM, Gustafsson F, Gimsing P. Characteristics and Long-Term Outcome of Patients with Systemic Immunoglobulin Light-Chain Amyloidosis. Acta Haematol. 2014 Dec 16;133(4):336-346. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25531398.
     
  • Ocio EM, Richardson PG, Rajkumar SV, Palumbo A, Mateos MV, Orlowski R, Kumar  S, Usmani S, Roodman D, Niesvizky R, Einsele H, Anderson KC, Dimopoulos MA, Avet-Loiseau H, Mellqvist UH, Turesson I, Merlini G, Schots R, McCarthy P, Bergsagel L, Chim CS, Lahuerta JJ, Shah J, Reiman A, Mikhael J, Zweegman S, Lonial S, Comenzo R, Chng WJ, Moreau P, Sonneveld P, Ludwig H, Durie BG, Miguel JF. New drugs and novel mechanisms of action in multiple myeloma in 2013: a report from the International Myeloma Working Group (IMWG). Leukemia. 2014 Mar;28(3):525-42. doi: 10.1038/leu.2013.350. Epub 2013 Nov 20. Review. PubMed PMID: 24253022; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4143389.
     
  • Olsen OE, Wader KF, Misund K, Våtsveen TK, Rø TB, Mylin AK, Turesson I, Størdal BF, Moen SH, Standal T, Waage A, Sundan A, Holien T. Bone morphogenetic protein-9 suppresses growth of myeloma cells by signaling through ALK2 but is inhibited by endoglin. Blood Cancer J. 2014 Mar 21;4:e196. doi: 10.1038/bcj.2014.16. PubMed PMID: 24658374; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3972702.
     
  • Palumbo A, Bringhen S, Kumar SK, Lupparelli G, Usmani S, Waage A, Larocca A,  van der Holt B, Musto P, Offidani M, Petrucci MT, Evangelista A, Zweegman S, Nooka AK, Spencer A, Dimopoulos MA, Hajek R, Cavo M, Richardson P, Lonial S, Ciccone G, Boccadoro M, Anderson K, Barlogie B, Sonneveld P, McCarthy PL. Second  primary malignancies with lenalidomide therapy for newly diagnosed myeloma: a meta-analysis of individual patient data. Lancet Oncol. 2014 Mar;15(3):333-42. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70609-0. Epub 2014 Feb 11. PubMed PMID: 24525202.
     
  • Rajkumar SV, Dimopoulos MA, Palumbo A, Blade J, Merlini G, Mateos MV, Kumar S, Hillengass J, Kastritis E, Richardson P, Landgren O, Paiva B, Dispenzieri A, Weiss B, LeLeu X, Zweegman S, Lonial S, Rosinol L, Zamagni E, Jagannath S, Sezer  O, Kristinsson SY, Caers J, Usmani SZ, Lahuerta JJ, Johnsen HE, Beksac M, Cavo M, Goldschmidt H, Terpos E, Kyle RA, Anderson KC, Durie BG, Miguel JF. International Myeloma Working Group updated criteria for the diagnosis of multiple myeloma. Lancet Oncol. 2014 Nov;15(12):e538-48. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(14)70442-5. Epub 2014 Oct 26. PubMed PMID: 25439696.
     
  • Rampa C, Tian E, Våtsveen TK, Buene G, Slørdahl TS, Børset M, Waage A, Sundan  A. Identification of the source of elevated hepatocyte growth factor levels in multiple myeloma patients. Biomark Res. 2014 Apr 9;2(1):8. doi: 10.1186/2050-7771-2-8. PubMed PMID: 24716444; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4022385.
     
  • Rasmussen SM, Bilgrau AE, Schmitz A, Falgreen S, Bergkvist KS, Tramm AM, Baech J, Jacobsen CL, Gaihede M, Kjeldsen MK, Bødker JS, Dybkaer K, Bøgsted M, Johnsen HE. Stable Phenotype Of B-Cell Subsets Following Cryopreservation and Thawing of Normal Human Lymphocytes Stored in a Tissue Biobank. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2014 Sep 20. doi: 10.1002/cytob.21192. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID:  25242153.
     
  • Rodrigo-Domingo M, Waagepetersen R, Bødker JS, Falgreen S, Kjeldsen MK, Johnsen HE, Dybkær K, Bøgsted M. Reproducible probe-level analysis of the Affymetrix Exon 1.0 ST array with R/Bioconductor. Brief Bioinform. 2014 Jul;15(4):519-33. PubMed PMID: 23603090; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4103539.
     
  • San-Miguel JF, Hungria VT, Yoon SS, Beksac M, Dimopoulos MA, Elghandour A, Jedrzejczak WW, Günther A, Nakorn TN, Siritanaratkul N, Corradini P, Chuncharunee S, Lee JJ, Schlossman RL, Shelekhova T, Yong K, Tan D, Numbenjapon T, Cavenagh JD, Hou J, LeBlanc R, Nahi H, Qiu L, Salwender H, Pulini S, Moreau P, Warzocha K, White D, Bladé J, Chen W, de la Rubia J, Gimsing P, Lonial S, Kaufman JL, Ocio EM, Veskovski L, Sohn SK, Wang MC, Lee JH, Einsele H, Sopala M, Corrado C, Bengoudifa BR, Binlich F, Richardson PG. Panobinostat plus bortezomib and dexamethasone versus placebo plus bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with relapsed or relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma: a multicentre, randomised,  double-blind phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2014 Oct;15(11):1195-206. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(14)70440-1. Epub 2014 Sep 18. Erratum in: Lancet Oncol. 2015 Jan;16(1):e6. PubMed PMID: 25242045.
     
  • Simony A, Hansen EJ, Gaurilcikas M, Abildgaard N, Andersen MØ. Pain reduction after percutaneous vertebroplasty for myeloma-associated vertebral fractures. Dan Med J. 2014 Dec;61(12):A4945. PubMed PMID: 25441724.
     
  • Søe K, Delaissé JM, Jakobsen EH, Hansen CT, Plesner T. Dosing related effects of zoledronic acid on bone markers and creatinine clearance in patients with multiple myeloma and metastatic breast cancer. Acta Oncol. 2014 Apr;53(4):547-56. doi: 10.3109/0284186X.2013.844358. Epub 2013 Oct 28. PubMed PMID: 24164102.
     
  • Turesson I, Kovalchik SA, Pfeiffer RM, Kristinsson SY, Goldin LR, Drayson MT, Landgren O. Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance and risk of lymphoid and myeloid malignancies: 728 cases followed up to 30 years in Sweden. Blood. 2014 Jan 16;123(3):338-45. doi: 10.1182/blood-2013-05-505487. Epub 2013 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 24222331; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3894492.
     
  • Tveita AA, Schjesvold FH, Sundnes O, Haabeth OA, Haraldsen G, Bogen B. Indirect CD4+ T-cell-mediated elimination of MHC II(NEG) tumor cells is spatially restricted and fails to prevent escape of antigen-negative cells. Eur J Immunol.  2014 Sep;44(9):2625-37. doi: 10.1002/eji.201444659. Epub 2014 Jun 20. PubMed PMID: 24846412.
  • Uttervall K, Duru AD, Lund J, Liwing J, Gahrton G, Holmberg E, Aschan J, Alici E, Nahi H. The use of novel drugs can effectively improve response, delay relapse and enhance overall survival in multiple myeloma patients with renal impairment. PLoS One. 2014 Jul 8;9(7):e101819. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0101819. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25003848; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4086950.
     
  • van de Donk NW, Palumbo A, Johnsen HE, Engelhardt M, Gay F, Gregersen H, Hajek R, Kleber M, Ludwig H, Morgan G, Musto P, Plesner T, Sezer O, Terpos E, Waage A, Zweegman S, Einsele H, Sonneveld P, Lokhorst HM; European Myeloma Network. The clinical relevance and management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance and related disorders: recommendations from the European Myeloma Network. Haematologica. 2014 Jun;99(6):984-96. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2013.100552. Epub 2014 Mar 21. PubMed PMID: 24658815; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4040895.
     
  • Vangsted AJ, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Gang AO, Holmström M, Gregersen H, Vogel U, Schwarz P, Jørgensen NR. Genetic variants in the P2RX7 gene are associated with risk of multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2014 Aug;93(2):172-4. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12353. Epub 2014 May 17. PubMed PMID: 24766221. 

 

2013

  • Auner HW, Szydlo R, van Biezen A, Iacobelli S, Gahrton G, Milpied N, Volin L, Janssen J, Nguyen Quoc S, Michallet M, Schoemans H, El Cheikh J, Petersen E, Guilhot F, Schönland S, Ahlberg L, Morris C, Garderet L, de Witte T, Kröger N; Plasma Cell Dyscrasia Sub-committee of the Chronic Malignancies Working Party of  the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT). Reduced intensity-conditioned allogeneic stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma relapsing or progressing after autologous transplantation: a study by the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2013 Nov;48(11):1395-400. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2013.73. Epub 2013 May 27. PubMed PMID: 23708704.
     
  • Blijlevens N, de Château M, Krivan G, Rabitsch W, Szomor A, Pytlik R, Lissmats, A, Johnsen HE, de Witte T, Einsele H, Ruutu T, Niederwieser D; CLWP of the EBMT. In a high-dose melphalan setting, palifermin compared with placebo had no effect on oral mucositis or related patient's burden. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2013 Jul;48(7):966-71.
     
  • Bødker JS, Gyrup C, Johansen P, Schmitz A, Madsen J, Johnsen HE, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K, Nyegaard M. Performance comparison of Affymetrix SNP6.0 and cytogenetic 2.7M whole-genome microarrays in complex cancer samples. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2013;139(2):80-7.
     
  • Dabrowska MJ, Ejegod D, Lassen LB, Johnsen HE, Wabl M, Pedersen FS, Dybkær K. Gene expression profiling of murine T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma identifies deregulation of S-phase initiating genes. Leuk Res. 2013 Oct;37(10):1383-90.
     
  • Dimopoulos K, Gimsing P, Grønbæk K. Aberrant microRNA expression in multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2013 Aug;91(2):95-105.
     
  • Fernández de Larrea C, Kyle RA, Durie BG, Ludwig H, Usmani S, Vesole DH, Hajek R, San Miguel JF, Sezer O, Sonneveld P, Kumar SK, Mahindra A, Comenzo R, Palumbo A, Mazumber A, Anderson KC, Richardson PG, Badros AZ, Caers J, Cavo M, LeLeu X, Dimopoulos MA, Chim CS, Schots R, Noeul A, Fantl D, Mellqvist UH, Landgren O, Chanan-Khan A, Moreau P, Fonseca R, Merlini G, Lahuerta JJ, Bladé J,  Orlowski RZ, Shah JJ; International Myeloma Working Group. Plasma cell leukemia:  consensus statement on diagnostic requirements, response criteria and treatment recommendations the International Myeloma Working Group. Leukemia. 2013 Apr;27(4):780-91. doi: 10.1038/leu.2012.336. Epub 2012 Nov 21. Review. PubMed PMID: 23288300; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4112539.
     
  • Gahrton G, Iacobelli S, Björkstrand B, Hegenbart U, Gruber A, Greinix H, Volin L, Narni F, Carella AM, Beksac M, Bosi A, Milone G, Corradini P, Schönland  S, Friberg K, van Biezen A, Goldschmidt H, de Witte T, Morris C, Niederwieser D,  Garderet L, Kröger N; EBMT Chronic Malignancies Working Party Plasma Cell Disorders Subcommittee. Autologous/reduced-intensity allogeneic stem cell transplantation vs autologous transplantation in multiple myeloma: long-term results of the EBMT-NMAM2000 study. Blood. 2013 Jun 20;121(25):5055-63. doi: 10.1182/blood-2012-11-469452. Epub 2013 Mar 12. PubMed PMID: 23482933. 
     
  • Gregersen H, Larsen CB, Haglund A, Mortensen R, Andersen NF, Nørgaard M. Data quality of the monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance diagnosis in a hospital registry. Clin Epidemiol. 2013 Aug 27;5:321-6.
     
  • Holien T, Olsen OE, Misund K, Hella H, Waage A, Rø TB, Sundan A. Lymphoma and myeloma cells are highly sensitive to growth arrest and apoptosis induced by artesunate. Eur J Haematol. 2013 Oct;91(4):339-46. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12176. Epub 2013 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 23869695.
     
  • Johnsen HE, Bergkvist KS, Schmitz A, Kjeldsen MK, Hansen SM, Gaihede M, Nørgaard MA, Bæch J, Grønholdt ML, Jensen FS, Johansen P, Bødker JS, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K; for the Myeloma Stem Cell Network (Mscnet). Cell of origin associated classification of B-cell malignancies by gene signatures of the normal B-cell hierarchy. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print]
     
  • Kaltoft B, Schmidt G, Lauritzen AF, Gimsing P. Primary localised cutaneous amyloidosis--a systematic review. Dan Med J. 2013 Nov;60(11):A4727.
     
  • Kristensen IB, Christensen JH, Lyng MB, Møller MB, Pedersen L, Rasmussen LM, Ditzel HJ, Abildgaard N. Expression of osteoblast and osteoclast regulatory genes in the bone marrow microenvironment in multiple myeloma: only up-regulation of Wnt inhibitors SFRP3 and DKK1 is associated with lytic bone disease. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013; 54: 425-7.
     
  • Kristensen IB, Christensen JH, Lyng MB, Møller MB, Pedersen L, Rasmussen LM, Ditzel HJ, Abildgaard N. Hepatocyte growth factor pathway upregulation in the bone marrow microenvironment in multiple myeloma is associated with lytic bone disease. Br J Haematol. 2013 May;161(3):373-82.
     
  • Kristensen IB, Pedersen L, Rø TB, Christensen JH, Lyng MB, Rasmussen LM, Ditzel HJ, Børset M, Abildgaard N. Decorin is down-regulated in multiple myeloma and MGUS bone marrow plasma and inhibits HGF-induced myeloma plasma cell viability and migration. Eur J Haematol. 2013 Sep;91(3):196-200.
     
  • Lanza F, Campioni DC, Hellmann A, Milone G, Wahlin A, Walewski J, Spedini P, Fiamenghi C, Cuneo A, Knopińska W, Swierkowska-Czeneszew M, Petriz J, Fruehauf S, Farge D, Mohty M, Passweg J, Ruuto T, Madrigal A, Johnsen HE. Quality Assessment of Haematopoietic Stem Cell Grafting Committee of European Blood and Marrow Transplantation Society. Individual quality assessment of autografting by probability estimation for clinical endpoints: a prospective validation study from the European group for blood and marrow transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013;19:1670-6.
     
  • Mellqvist UH, Gimsing P, Hjertner O, Lenhoff S, Laane E, Remes K, Steingrimsdottir H, Abildgaard N, Ahlberg L, Blimark C, Dahl IM, Forsberg K, Gedde-Dahl T, Gregersen H, Gruber A, Guldbrandsen N, Haukås E, Carlson K, Kvam AK, Nahi H, Lindås R, Andersen NF, Turesson I, Waage A, Westin J; Nordic Myeloma  Study Group. Bortezomib consolidation after autologous stem cell transplantation  in multiple myeloma: a Nordic Myeloma Study Group randomized phase 3 trial. Blood. 2013 Jun 6;121(23):4647-54. doi: 10.1182/blood-2012-11-464503. Epub 2013 Apr 24. PubMed PMID: 23616624; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3674665.
     
  • Misund K, Baranowska KA, Holien T, Rampa C, Klein DC, Børset M, Waage A, Sundan A. A method for measurement of drug sensitivity of myeloma cells co-cultured with bone marrow stromal cells. J Biomol Screen. 2013 Jul;18(6):637-46. doi: 10.1177/1087057113478168. Epub 2013 Feb 27. PubMed PMID: 23446700.
     
  • Morabito F, Bringhen S, Larocca A, Wijermans P, Victoria Mateos M, Gimsing P, Mazzone C, Gottardi D, Omedè P, Zweegman S, José Lahuerta J, Zambello R, Musto P, Magarotto V, Schaafsma M, Oriol A, Juliusson G, Cerrato C, Catalano L, Gentile M, Isabel Turel A, Marina Liberati A, Cavalli M, Rossi D, Passera R, Rosso S, Beksac M, Cavo M, Waage A, San Miguel J, Boccadoro M, Sonneveld P, Palumbo A, Offidani M. Bortezomib, melphalan, prednisone (VMP) versus melphalan, prednisone, thalidomide (MPT) in elderly newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients: A retrospective case-matched study. Am J Hematol. 2013 (Epub Ahead).
     
  • Palumbo A, Waage A, Hulin C, Beksac M, Zweegman S, Gay F, Gimsing P, Leleu X, Wijermans P, Sucak G, Pezzatti S, Juliusson G, Pégourié B, Schaafsma M, Galli M, Turesson I, Kolb B, van der Holt B, Baldi I, Rolke J, Ciccone G, Wetterwald M, Lokhorst H, Boccadoro M, Rodon P, Sonneveld P. Safety of thalidomide in newly diagnosed elderly myeloma patients: a meta-analysis of data from individual patients in six randomized trials. Haematologica. 2013; 98: 87-94.
     
  • Popat R, Plesner T, Davies F, Cook G, Cook M, Elliott P, Jacobson E, Gumbleton T, Oakervee H, Cavenagh J. A phase 2 study of SRT501 (resveratrol) with bortezomib for patients with relapsed and or refractory multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2013; 160: 714-7.
     
  • Rodrigo-Domingo M, Waagepetersen R, Bødker JS, Falgreen S, Kjeldsen MK, Johnsen HE, Dybkær K, Bøgsted M. Reproducible probe-level analysis of the Affymetrix Exon 1.0 ST array with R/Bioconductor. Brief Bioinform. 2013 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print]
     
  • Rø TB, Holien T, Fagerli UM, Hov H, Misund K, Waage A, Sundan A, Holt RU, Børset M. HGF and IGF-1 synergize with SDF-1α in promoting migration of myeloma cells by cooperative activation of p21-activated kinase. Exp Hematol. 2013 Jul;41(7):646-55. doi: 10.1016/j.exphem.2013.03.002. Epub 2013 Mar 14. PubMed PMID: 23499762.
     
  • Schjesvold FH. [Investigation of amyloidosis]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2013 Feb 5;133(3):266. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.13.0044. Norwegian. PubMed PMID: 23381155.
     
  • Sutlu T, Alici E, Gahrton G, Nahi H. In search of the molecular consequences of 8p21 deletion in multiple myeloma: commentary on Gmidéne et al. Med Oncol. 2013;30(2):569. doi: 10.1007/s12032-013-0569-9. Epub 2013 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 23568164.
     
  • Søe K, Delaissé JM, Jakobsen EH, Hansen CT, Plesner T. Dosing related effectsof zoledronic acid on bone markers and creatinine clearance in patients with multiple myeloma and metastatic breast cancer. Acta Oncol. 2013 Oct 28. [Epub ahead of print].
     
  • Søe K, Plesner T, Jakobsen EH, Hansen CT, Jørgensen HB, Delaissé JM. Is retention of zoledronic acid onto bone different in multiple myeloma and breast cancer patients with bone metastasis? J Bone Miner Res. 2013; 28: 1738-50.
     
  • Sørrig R, Hermansen NE, Hother C, Gimsing P. CD138+ cell separation affects cancer gene expression in human myeloma cell lines. Eur J Haematol. 2013; 91: 187-8.
     
  • Terpos E, Morgan G, Dimopoulos MA, Drake MT, Lentzsch S, Raje N, Sezer O, García-Sanz R, Shimizu K, Turesson I, Reiman T, Jurczyszyn A, Merlini G, Spencer  A, Leleu X, Cavo M, Munshi N, Rajkumar SV, Durie BG, Roodman GD. International Myeloma Working Group recommendations for the treatment of multiple myeloma-related bone disease. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jun 20;31(18):2347-57. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2012.47.7901. Epub 2013 May 20. PubMed PMID: 23690408.
     
  • Uttervall K, Admasie J, Alici E, Lund J, Liwing J, Aschan J, Barendse M, Deneberg S, Mellqvist UH, Carlson K, Nahi H. A combination regimen of bortezomib, cyclophosphamide and betamethasone gives quicker, better and more durable response than VAD/CyBet regimens: results from a Swedish retrospective analysis.  Acta Haematol. 2013;130(1):7-15. doi: 10.1159/000345422. Epub 2013 Jan 25. PubMed PMID: 23363691.
     
  • Veitonmäki N, Hansson M, Zhan F, Sundberg A, Löfstedt T, Ljungars A, Li ZC, Martinsson-Niskanen T, Zeng M, Yang Y, Danielsson L, Kovacek M, Lundqvist A, Mårtensson L, Teige I, Tricot G, Frendéus B. A human ICAM-1 antibody isolated by  a function-first approach has potent macrophage-dependent antimyeloma activity in vivo. Cancer Cell. 2013 Apr 15;23(4):502-15. doi: 10.1016/j.ccr.2013.02.026. PubMed PMID: 23597564.
     
  • Westin JR, Thompson MA, Cataldo VD, Fayad LE, Fowler N, Fanale MA, Neelapu S, Samaniego F, Romaguera J, Shah J, McLaughlin P, Pro B, Kwak LW, Sanjorjo P, Murphy WA, Jimenez C, Toth B, Dong W, Hagemeister FB. Zoledronic acid for prevention of bone loss in patients receiving primary therapy for lymphomas: a prospective, randomized controlled phase III trial. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2013 Apr;13(2):99-105. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2012.11.002. Epub 2012 Dec 29. PubMed  PMID: 23276888; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3881262.

2012

  • Andersen NF, Vogel U, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Abildgaard N, Vangsted AJ. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene polymorphisms may influence the efficacy of thalidomide in multiple myeloma. Int J Cancer. 2012 Sep 1;131(5):E636-42.
     
  • Blijlevens N, de Château M, Krivan G, Rabitsch W, Szomor A, Pytlik R, Lissmats A, Johnsen HE, de Witte T, Einsele H, Ruutu T, Niederwieser D. In a high-dose melphalan setting, palifermin compared with placebo had no effect on oral mucositis or related patient's burden. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2012 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23241739.
     
  • Brown Pde N, Nørgaard JM, Gimsing P, Hasselbalch H, Abildgård N, Jensen P, Bukh A. [The Haematological Corporate Database]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2012 Oct 15;174(42):2526. Danish.
     
  • Bødker JS, Gyrup C, Johansen P, Schmitz A, Madsen J, Johnsen HE, Bøgsted M, Dybkær K, Nyegaard M. Performance Comparison of Affymetrix SNP6.0 and Cytogenetic 2.7M Whole-Genome Microarrays in Complex Cancer Samples. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2013;139(2):80-7.
     
  • Christensen JH, Jensen PV, Kristensen IB, Abildgaard N, Lodahl M, Rasmussen T. Characterization of potential CD138 negative myeloma "stem cells". Haematologica. 2012 Jun;97(6):e18-20.
     
  • Haidl F, Plesner T, Lund T. Treatment with bortezomib in multiple myeloma is associated with only a transient and brief increase of bone specific alkaline phosphatase. Leuk Res. 2012 Oct;36(10):1296-9.
     
  • Hansen CT, Münster AM, Nielsen L, Pedersen P, Abildgaard N. Clinical and preclinical validation of the serum free light chain assay: identification of the critical difference for optimized clinical use. Eur J Haematol. 2012 Dec;89(6):458-68.
     
  • Hjorth M, Hjertner Ø, Knudsen LM, Gulbrandsen N, Holmberg E, Pedersen PT, Andersen NF, Andréasson B, Billström R, Carlson K, Carlsson MS, Flogegård M, Forsberg K, Gimsing P, Karlsson T, Linder O, Nahi H, Othzén A, Swedin A; Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Thalidomide and dexamethasone vs. bortezomib and dexamethasone for melphalan refractory myeloma: a randomized study. Eur J Haematol. 2012 Jun;88(6):485-96.
     
  • Hjorth M, Hjertner Ø, Knudsen LM, Gulbrandsen N, Holmberg E, Pedersen PT, Andersen NF, Andréasson B, Billström R, Carlson K, Carlsson MS, Flogegård M, Forsberg K, Gimsing P, Karlsson T, Linder O, Nahi H, Othzén A, Swedin A; Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Thalidomide and dexamethasone vs. bortezomib and dexamethasone for melphalan refractory myeloma: a randomized study. Eur J Haematol. 2012 Jun;88(6):485-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2012.01775.x. Epub 2012 Mar 30. PubMed PMID: 22404182; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3492844.
     
  • Holien T, Våtsveen TK, Hella H, Waage A, Sundan A. Addiction to c-MYC in multiple myeloma. Blood. 2012 Sep 20;120(12):2450-3. Epub 2012 Jul 17. PubMed PMID: 22806891.
     
  • Kloster MB, Bilgrau AE, Rodrigo-Domingo M, Bergkvist KS, Schmitz A, Sønderkær M, Bødker JS, Falgreen S, Nyegaard M, Johnsen HE, Nielsen KL, Dybkaer K, Bøgsted M. A model system for assessing and comparing the ability of exon microarray and tag sequencing to detect genes specific for malignant B-cells. BMC Genomics. 2012 Nov 5;13:596.
     
  • Kolmos EB, Moth Henriksen M, Abildgaard N, Sindrup SH. [A syndrome of chronic ataxic polyneuropathy, ophtalmoplegia, IgM paraprotein, cold agglutinins and anti-disialosyl antibodies can cause diplopia in patients with chronic sensory polyneuropathy]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2012 Oct 22;174(43):2635-6.
     
  • Kristensen IB, Haaber J, Lyng MB, Knudsen LM, Rasmussen T, Ditzel HJ, Abildgaard N. Myeloma plasma cell expression of osteoblast regulatory genes: overexpression of SFRP3 correlates with clinical bone involvement at diagnosis. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013 Feb;54(2):425-7.
     
  • Kumar SK, Lee JH, Lahuerta JJ, Morgan G, Richardson PG, Crowley J, Haessler J, Feather J, Hoering A, Moreau P, LeLeu X, Hulin C, Klein SK, Sonneveld P, Siegel D, Bladé J, Goldschmidt H, Jagannath S, Miguel JS, Orlowski R, Palumbo A, Sezer O, Rajkumar SV, Durie BG; International Myeloma Working Group. Risk of progression and survival in multiple myeloma relapsing after therapy with IMiDs and bortezomib: a multicenter international myeloma working group study. Leukemia. 2012 Jan;26(1):149-57.
     
  • Ludwig H, Avet-Loiseau H, Bladé J, Boccadoro M, Cavenagh J, Cavo M, Davies F, de la Rubia J, Delimpasi S, Dimopoulos M, Drach J, Einsele H, Facon T, Goldschmidt H, Hess U, Mellqvist UH, Moreau P, San-Miguel J, Sondergeld P, Sonneveld P, Udvardy M, Palumbo A. European perspective on multiple myeloma treatment strategies: update following recent congresses. Oncologist. 2012;17(5):592-606. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2011-0391. Epub 2012 May 9. Review. Erratum in: Oncologist. 2012;17(7):1005. PubMed PMID: 22573721; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3360899.
     
  • Ludwig H, Durie BG, McCarthy P, Palumbo A, San Miguel J, Barlogie B, Morgan G, Sonneveld P, Spencer A, Andersen KC, Facon T, Stewart KA, Einsele H, Mateos MV, Wijermans P, Waage A, Beksac M, Richardson PG, Hulin C, Niesvizky R, Lokhorst H, Landgren O, Bergsagel PL, Orlowski R, Hinke A, Cavo M, Attal M; International  Myeloma Working Group. IMWG consensus on maintenance therapy in multiple myeloma. Blood. 2012 Mar 29;119(13):3003-15. doi: 10.1182/blood-2011-11-374249. Epub 2012  Jan 23. Review. PubMed PMID: 22271445; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3321864.
     
  • Martino A, Campa D, Jamroziak K, Reis RM, Sainz J, Buda G, García-Sanz R, Lesueur F, Marques H, Moreno V, Jurado M, Ríos R, Szemraj-Rogucka Z, Szemraj J, Tjønneland A, Overvad K, Vangsted AJ, Vogel U, Mikala G, Kádár K, Szombath G, Varkonyi J, Orciuolo E, Dumontet C, Gemignani F, Rossi AM, Landi S, Petrini M, Houlston RS, Hemminki K, Canzian F. Impact of polymorphic variation at 7p15.3, 3p22.1 and 2p23.3 loci on risk of multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2012 Sep;158(6):805-9.
     
  • Morgan G, Johnsen HE, Goldschmidt H, Palumbo A, Cavo M, Sonneveld P, Miguel JS, Chim CS, Browne P, Einsele H, Waage A, Turesson I, Spencer A, Hajek R, Ludwig H, Hemminki K, Houlston R. MyelomA Genetics International Consortium. Leuk Lymphoma. 2012 May;53(5):796-800.
     
  • Moth Henriksen M, Kolmos EB, Abildgaard N, Schrøder HD, Sindrup S. [Polyneuropathy associated with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2012 Oct 22;174(43):2630-4.
     
  • Palumbo A, Hajek R, Delforge M, Kropff M, Petrucci MT, Catalano J, Gisslinger H, Wiktor-Jędrzejczak W, Zodelava M, Weisel K, Cascavilla N, Iosava G, Cavo M, Kloczko J, Bladé J, Beksac M, Spicka I, Plesner T, Radke J, Langer C, Ben Yehuda D, Corso A, Herbein L, Yu Z, Mei J, Jacques C, Dimopoulos MA; MM-015 Investigators. Continuous lenalidomide treatment for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. N Engl J Med. 2012 May 10;366(19):1759-69.
     
  • Palumbo A, Waage A, Hulin C, Beksac M, Zweegman S, Gay F, Gimsing P, Leleu X, Wijermans P, Sucak G, Pezzatti S, Juliusson G, Pégourié B, Schaafsma M, Galli M,  Turesson I, Kolb B, van der Holt B, Baldi I, Rolke J, Ciccone G, Wetterwald M, Lokhorst H, Boccadoro M, Rodon P, Sonneveld P. Safety of thalidomide in newly diagnosed elderly myeloma patients: a meta-analysis of data from individual patients in six randomized trials. Haematologica. 2013 Jan;98(1):87-94. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2012.067058. Epub 2012 Aug 8. PubMed PMID: 22875621; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3533664.
     
  • Palumbo A, Waage A, Hulin C, Beksac M, Zweegman S, Gay F, Gimsing P, Leleu X, Wijermans P, Sucak G, Pezzatti S, Juliusson G, Pégourié B, Schaafsma M, Galli M, Turesson I, Kolb B, van der Holt B, Baldi I, Rolke J, Ciccone G, Wetterwald M, Lokhorst H, Boccadoro M, Rodon P, Sonneveld P. Safety of thalidomide in newly diagnosed elderly myeloma patients: a meta-analysis of data from individual patients in six randomized trials. Haematologica. 2013 Jan;98(1):87-94
     
  • Popat R, Plesner T, Davies F, Cook G, Cook M, Elliott P, Jacobson E, Gumbleton T, Oakervee H, Cavenagh J. A phase 2 study of SRT501 (resveratrol) with bortezomib for patients with relapsed and or refractory multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2013 Mar;160(5):714-7.
     
  • Ross FM, Avet-Loiseau H, Ameye G, Gutiérrez NC, Liebisch P, O'Connor S, Dalva K, Fabris S, Testi AM, Jarosova M, Hodkinson C, Collin A, Kerndrup G, Kuglik P, Ladon D, Bernasconi P, Maes B, Zemanova Z, Michalova K, Michau L, Neben K, Hermansen NE, Rack K, Rocci A, Protheroe R, Chiecchio L, Poirel HA, Sonneveld P, Nyegaard M, Johnsen HE; European Myeloma Network. Report from the European Myeloma Network on interphase FISH in multiple myeloma and related disorders. Haematologica. 2012 Aug;97(8):1272-7.
     
  • Tazmini K, Bakken HN, Schjesvold FH. A woman in her seventies with reduced general condition, dyspnoea and generalised pain. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2012 Sep 18;132(17):1969-72. English, Norwegian. PubMed PMID: 23007363.
     
  • Thomas A, Mailankody S, Korde N, Kristinsson SY, Turesson I, Landgren O. Second malignancies after multiple myeloma: from 1960s to 2010s. Blood. 2012 Mar  22;119(12):2731-7. doi: 10.1182/blood-2011-12-381426. Epub 2012 Feb 6. Review. PubMed PMID: 22310913; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3327452.
     
  • Valent P, Bonnet D, De Maria R, Lapidot T, Copland M, Melo JV, Chomienne C, Ishikawa F, Schuringa JJ, Stassi G, Huntly B, Herrmann H, Soulier J, Roesch A, Schuurhuis GJ, Wöhrer S, Arock M, Zuber J, Cerny-Reiterer S, Johnsen HE, Andreeff M, Eaves C. Cancer stem cell definitions and terminology: the devil is in the details. Nat Rev Cancer. 2012 Nov;12(11):767-75.
     
  • Vangsted A, Klausen TW, Vogel U. Genetic variations in multiple myeloma I: effect on risk of multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2012 Jan;88(1):8-30.
     
  • Vangsted A, Klausen TW, Vogel U. Genetic variations in multiple myeloma II: association with effect of treatment. Eur J Haematol. 2012 Feb;88(2):93-117.
  • Vangsted AJ, Nielsen KR, Klausen TW, Haukaas E, Tjønneland A, Vogel U. A functional polymorphism in the promoter region of the IL1B gene is associated with risk of multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2012 Aug;158(4):515-8.
     
  • Wader KF, Fagerli UM, Børset M, Lydersen S, Hov H, Sundan A, Bofin A, Waage A. Immunohistochemical analysis of hepatocyte growth factor and c-Met in plasma cell disease. Histopathology. 2012 Feb;60(3):443-51. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2559.2011.04112.x. PubMed PMID: 22276607. 
     
  • Årsrapport 2011 for Dansk Myelomatose Studie Gruppe og den landsdækkende myelomatose database. 2012. 

 

2011

  • Abildgaard, N. Subkutan Velcade behandling ved myelomatose. BestPractice Hæmatologi, 2011; 1: 16-18.
     
  • Andersen NF, Vogel U, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Abildgaard N, Vangsted AJ. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene polymorphisms may influence the efficacy of thalidomide in multiple myeloma. Int J Cancer, 2011 [Epub ahead of print]
     
  • Björkstrand B, Iacobelli S, Hegenbart U, Gruber A, Greinix H, Volin L, Narni F, Musto P, Beksac M, Bosi A, Milone G, Corradini P, Goldschmidt H, de Witte T, Morris C, Niederwieser D, Gahrton G. Tandem autologous/reduced-intensity conditioning allogeneic stem-cell transplantation versus autologous transplantation in myeloma: long-term follow-up. J Clin Oncol. 2011 Aug 1;29(22):3016-22. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2010.32.7312. Epub 2011 Jul 5. Erratum in: J Clin Oncol. 2011 Sep 20;29(27):3721. PubMed PMID: 21730266.
     
  • Blimark C, Veskovski L, Westin J, Rödjer S, Brune M, Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Andersson PO, Mellqvist UH. Melphalan 100 mg/m2 with stem cell support as first relapse treatment is safe and effective for myeloma patients with long remission  after autologous stem cell transplantation. Eur J Haematol. 2011 Aug;87(2):117-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2011.01634.x. PubMed PMID: 21535157.
     
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  • Paiva B, Pérez-Andrés M, Vídriales MB, Almeida J, de las Heras N, Mateos MV, López-Corral L, Gutiérrez NC, Blanco J, Oriol A, Hernández MT, de Arriba F, de Coca AG, Terol MJ, de la Rubia J, González Y, Martín A, Sureda A, Schmidt-Hieber M, Schmitz A, Johnsen HE, Lahuerta JJ, Bladé J, San-Miguel JF, Orfao A; GEM (Grupo Español de MM)/PETHEMA (Programa para el Estudio de la Terapéutica en Hemopatías Malignas); Myeloma Stem Cell Network (MSCNET). Competition between clonal plasma cells and normal cells for potentially overlapping bone marrow niches is associated with a progressively altered cellular distribution in MGUS vs myeloma. Leukemia, 2011; 25: 697-706.
     
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2010

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  • Drake MB, Iacobelli S, van Biezen A, Morris C, Apperley JF, Niederwieser D,  Björkstrand B, Gahrton G; European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and the European Leukemia Net. Primary plasma cell leukemia and autologous stem cell  transplantation. Haematologica. 2010 May;95(5):804-9. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2009.013334. PubMed PMID: 20442444; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2864387.

  • Engelhardt M, Udi J, Kleber M, Spencer A, Rocci A, Knop S, Bruno B, Bringhen  S, Pérez-Simón JA, Zweegman S, Driessen C, Patriarca F, Gramatzki M, Terpos E, Sezer O, Kropff M, Straka C, Johnsen HE, Waage A, Boegsted M, Lokhorst H, Hájek R, Morgan G, Boccadoro M, Ludwig H, Cavo M, Polliack A, Sonneveld P, Einsele H, Palumbo A. European Myeloma Network: the 3rd Trialist Forum Consensus Statement from the European experts meeting on multiple myeloma. Leuk Lymphoma. 2010 Nov;51(11):2006-11. doi: 10.3109/10428194.2010.516378. Epub 2010 Aug 31. Review.  PubMed PMID: 20807087.

  • Engelhardt M, Udi J, Kleber M, Spencer A, Rocci A, Knop S, Bruno B, Bringhen S, Pérez-Simón JA, Zweegman S, Driessen C, Patriarca F, Gramatzki M, Terpos E, Sezer O, Kropff M, Straka C, Johnsen HE, Waage A, Boegsted M, Lokhorst H, Hájek R, Morgan G, Boccadoro M, Ludwig H, Cavo M, Polliack A, Sonneveld P, Einsele H, Palumbo A. European Myeloma Network: the 3rd Trialist Forum Consensus Statement from the European experts meeting on multiple myeloma. Leuk Lymphoma. 2010; 51:2006-11. Epub 2010 Aug 31

  • Fayers PM, Palumbo AP, Hulin C, Waage A, Wijermans P, Beksaç M, Bringhen S, Mary JY, Gimsing P, Termorshuizen F, Haznedar R, Caravita T, Moreau P, Turesson I, Musto P, Benboubker L, Schaafsma MR, Sonneveld P, Facon T on behalf of NMSGa, GIMEMAb, TMSGc, HOVONd, IFMe, and European Myeloma Network.MP versus MPT for previously untreated elderly patients with multiple myeloma: A meta-analysis of 1685 individual-patient data from six randomized clinical trials. 2010.

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  • Gimsing P, Carlson K, Turesson I, Fayers P, Waage A, Vangsted A, Mylin A, Gluud C, Juliusson G, Gregersen H, Hansen HH, Nesthus I, Dahl IM, Westin J, Nielsen JL, Knudsen LM, Ahlberg L, Hjorth M, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Linder O, Wisløff F. Heatlh-related quality of life and skeletal morbidity in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma given monthly infusions of 30 mg versus 90 mg pamidronate: results of a randomised blinded Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG) trial. Lancet Oncology.

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  • Gregersen H, Sørensen HT, Engebjerg MC, Jensen P, Severinsen MT, Nørgaard M. Survival of cancer patients with prior monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance. Eur J Intern Med. 2010; 21: 564-8 (Epub 2010 Sep 19)

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  • Iversen PO, Wisløff F, Gulbrandsen N. Reduced nutritional status among multiple myeloma patients during treatment with high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell support. Clin Nutr. 2010 Aug;29(4):488-91. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2009.12.002. Epub 2009 Dec 30. PubMed PMID: 20044183.

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  • Johnsen HE, Bøgsted M, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Schmitz A, Kjaersgaard E, Damgaard T, Voss P, Knudsen LM, Mylin AK, Nielsen JL, Björkstrand B, Gruber A, Lenhoff S, Remes K, Dahl IM, Fogd K, Dybkaer K; Nordic Myeloma Study (NMSG); Myeloma Stem Cell Network (MSCNET). Multiparametric flow cytometry profiling of neoplastic plasma cells in multiple myeloma. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2010; 78: 338-47

  • Johnsen HE, Klausen TW, Boegsted M, Lenhoff S, Gimsing P, Christiansen I, Gedde-Dahl T, Lindås R, Mellqvist UH; Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Improved survival for multiple myeloma in denmark based on autologous stem cell transplantation and novel drug therapy in collaborative trials: analysis of accrual, prognostic variables, selection bias, and clinical behavior on survival  in more than 1200 patients in trials of the nordic myeloma study group. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2010 Aug;10(4):290-6. doi: 10.3816/CLML.2010.n.060. PubMed PMID: 20709667.

  • Johnsen, HE, Knudsen LM, Mylin AK, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Plesner T, Vangsted A, Mourits-Andersen T on behalf of the Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Up-front fludarabine impairs stem cell harvest in multiple myeloma: report of the NMSG 13/03 randomized placebo controlled phase II trial. Hematology Reviews.

  • Kristinsson SY, Tang M, Pfeiffer RM, Björkholm M, Blimark C, Mellqvist UH, Wahlin A, Turesson I, Landgren O. Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance and risk of skeletal fractures: a population-based study. Blood. 2010 Oct 14;116(15):2651-5. doi: 10.1182/blood-2010-04-282848. Epub 2010 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 20610813; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3324256.

  • Kröger N, Shimoni A, Schilling G, Schwerdtfeger R, Bornhäuser M, Nagler A, Zander AR, Heinzelmann M, Brand R, Gahrton G, Morris C, Niederwieser D, de Witte  T. Unrelated stem cell transplantation after reduced intensity conditioning for patients with multiple myeloma relapsing after autologous transplantation. Br J Haematol. 2010 Jan;148(2):323-31. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2141.2009.07984.x. Epub 2009 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 19912215.

  • Kupisiewicz K, Boissy P, Abdallah BM, Hansen FD, Erben RG, Savouret JF, Søe K, Andersen TL, Plesner T, Delaisse JM. Potential of resveratrol analogues as antagonists of osteoclasts and promoters of osteoblasts. Calcif Tissue Int. 2010; 87: 437-49. (Epub 2010 Sep 15).

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  • Kyle RA, Durie BG, Rajkumar SV, Landgren O, Blade J, Merlini G, Kröger N, Einsele H, Vesole DH, Dimopoulos M, San Miguel J, Avet-Loiseau H, Hajek R, Chen WM, Anderson KC, Ludwig H, Sonneveld P, Pavlovsky S, Palumbo A, Richardson PG, Barlogie B, Greipp P, Vescio R, Turesson I, Westin J, Boccadoro M; International  Myeloma Working Group. Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)  and smoldering (asymptomatic) multiple myeloma: IMWG consensus perspectives risk  factors for progression and guidelines for monitoring and management. Leukemia. 2010 Jun;24(6):1121-7. doi: 10.1038/leu.2010.60. Epub 2010 Apr 22. Review. PubMed PMID: 20410922.

  • Ludwig H, Beksac M, Bladé J, Boccadoro M, Cavenagh J, Cavo M, Dimopoulos M, Drach J, Einsele H, Facon T, Goldschmidt H, Harousseau JL, Hess U, Ketterer N, Kropff M, Mendeleeva L, Morgan G, Palumbo A, Plesner T, San Miguel J, Shpilberg O, Sondergeld P, Sonneveld P, Zweegman S. Current multiple myeloma treatment strategies with novel agents: a European perspective. Oncologist. 2010; 15: 6-25. (Epub 2010 Jan 19). Review.

  • Ludwig H, V Bolejack, J Crowley, J Bladé, J San Miguel, RA Kyle, V Rajkumar, K Shimizu, I Turesson, J Westin, P Sonneveld, M Cavo, M Boccadoro, A Palumbo, P Tosi, JL Harousseau, M Attal, B Barlogie, K Stewart and B Durie: Survival and years of life lost in different age cohorts of patients with multiple myeloma. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28: 1599-605.

  • Lund T, Abildgaard N, Andersen TL, Delaisse JM, Plesner T. Multiple myeloma: changes in serum C-terminal telopeptide of collagen type I and bone-specific alkaline phosphatase can be used in daily practice to detect imminent osteolysis. European Journal of Haematology, 2010; 84: 412-20.

  • Lund T, Abildgaard N, Delaisse JM, Plesner T. Effect of withdrawal of zoledronic acid treatment on bone remodelling markers in multiple myeloma. British Journal of Haematology, 2010; 151: 92-3.

  • Lund T, Søe K, Abildgaard N, Garnero P, Pedersen PT, Ormstrup T, Delaissé JM, Plesner T. First-line treatment with bortezomib rapidly stimulates both osteoblast activity and bone matrix deposition in patients with multiple myeloma, and stimulates osteoblast proliferation and differentiation in vitro. European Journal of Haematology, 2010; 85: 290-9.

  • Morris C, Drake M, Apperley J, Iacobelli S, van Biezen A, Bjorkstrand B, Goldschmidt H, Harousseau JL, Morgan G, de Witte T, Niederwieser D, Gahrton G; Myeloma Subcommittee of Chronic Leukaemia Working Party of EBMT. Efficacy and outcome of autologous transplantation in rare myelomas. Haematologica. 2010 Dec;95(12):2126-33. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2010.022848. Epub 2010 Oct 22. PubMed PMID: 20971818; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2995572.

  • Perez-Andres M, Paiva B, Nieto WG, Caraux A, Schmitz A, Almeida J, Vogt RF Jr, Marti GE, Rawstron AC, Van Zelm MC, Van Dongen JJ, Johnsen HE, Klein B, Orfao A; Primary Health Care Group of Salamanca for the Study of MBL. Human peripheral blood B-cell compartments: a crossroad in B-cell traffic. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2010; 78 Suppl 1: S47-60. Review.

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  • Terpos E, Dimopoulos MA, Sezer O, Roodman D, Abildgaard N, Vescio R, Tosi P, Garcia-Sanz R, Davies F, Chanan-Khan A, Palumbo A, Sonneveld P, Drake MT, Harousseau JL, Anderson KC, Durie BG. The use of biochemical markers of bone remodelling in multiple myeloma: a report of the international Myeloma Working Group. Leukaemia. 2010; 24: 1700-1712.

  • Urup T, Madsen G, Hallager S, Schmitz A, Fogd K, Bøgsted M, Nyegaard M, Sørensen KD, Johnsen HE. Cancer stem cells in the haematopoietic system. Ugeskr Laeger. 2010; 172: 2597-600.

  • van de Donk NW, Lokhorst HM, Dimopoulos M, Cavo M, Morgan G, Einsele H, Kropff M, Schey S, Avet-Loiseau H, Ludwig H, Goldschmidt H, Sonneveld P, Johnsen HE, Bladé J, San-Miguel JF, Palumbo A. Treatment of relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma in the era of novel agents. Cancer Treat Rev. 2011; 37: 266-83. (Epub 2010 Sep 21). Review

  • Vangsted AJ, Klausen TW, Andersen NF, Abildgaard N, Gang AO, Gregersen H, Vogel U, Gimsing P. Improved survival of multiple myeloma patients with late relapse after high-dose treatment and stem cell support, a population-based study of 348 patients in Denmark in 1994-2004. Eur J Haematol. 2010; 85: 209-216.

  • Vangsted AJ, Klausen TW, Gimsing P, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Gregersen H, Nexø, BA, Vogel U. The importance of a sub-region on chromosome 19q13.3 for prognosis of multiple myeloma patients after high-dose treatment and stem cells support: A linkage disequilibrium mapping in RAI and CD3EAP. Ann. Hematol. (Epub 2010 Nov 3)

  • Vangsted AJ, Søeby K, Klausen TW, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Vogel UB, Werge T, Rasmussen HB. No influence of genetic polymorphisms CYP2C19 and CYP2D6 on the efficacy of cyclophosphamide, thalidomide, and bortezomib in patients with Multiple Myeloma. BMC Cancer. 2010; 10: 404

  • Waage A, Gimsing P, Fayers P, Abildgaard N, Ahlberg L, Björkstrand B, Carlson K, Dahl IM, Forsberg K, Gulbrandsen N, Haukås E, Hjertner O, Hjorth M, Karlsson T, Knudsen LM, Nielsen JL, Linder O, Mellqvist UH, Nesthus I, Rolke J, Strandberg M, Sørbø JH, Wisløff F, Juliusson G, Turesson I; Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Melphalan and prednisone plus thalidomide or placebo in elderly patients with multiple myeloma. Blood. 2010 Sep 2;116(9):1405-12. doi: 10.1182/blood-2009-08-237974. Epub 2010 May 6. PubMed PMID: 20448107.

2009

  • .Andersen TL, Sondergaard TE, Skorzynska KE, et al. A physical mechanism for coupling bone resorption and formation in adult human bone.. American Journal of Pathology, 2009; 174 (1): 239-247.
  • Bird J, Behrens J, Westin J, Turesson I, Drayson M, Beetham R, D'Sa S, Soutar R, Waage A, Gulbrandsen N, Gregersen H, Low E. UK Myeloma Forum (UKMF) and Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG): guidelines for the investigation of newly detected M-proteins and the management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). British Journal of Haematology, 2009; 147: 22-42. 

  • Bird J, Behrens J, Westin J, Turesson I, Drayson M, Beetham R, D'Sa S, Soutar R, Waage A, Gulbrandsen N, Gregersen H, Low E; Haemato-oncology Task Force of the British Committee for Standards in Haematology, UK Myeloma Forum and Nordic Myeloma Study Group. UK Myeloma Forum (UKMF) and Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG): guidelines for the investigation of newly detected M-proteins and the management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). Br J Haematol. 2009 Oct;147(1):22-42. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2141.2009.07807.x. Epub 2009 Aug 10. Erratum in: Br J Haematol. 2010 Feb;148(3):491. PubMed PMID: 19673884.

  • Björkstrand B, Klausen TW, Remes K, Gruber A, Knudsen LM, Bergmann OJ, Lenhoff S, Johnsen HE. Double versus single high dose melphalan 200 mg/m2 and autologous stem-cell transplantation for multiple myeloma: A region based study in 484 patients from the Nordic Area. Haematology Review/Reports, 2009; 1 (2): 62-64.

  • Björkstrand, B, Klausen TW, Remes K, Gruber A, Knudsen LM, Bergmann OJ, Lenhoff S, Johnsen HE. Double versus single high dose melphalan 200 mg/m2 and autologous stem-cell transplantation for multiple myeloma: A region based study in 484 patients from the Nordic Area. Haematology Review/Reports, Vol 1, No 2; p 62-64; 2009.

  • Brenne AT, Fagerli UM, Shaughnessy JD Jr, Våtsveen TK, Rø TB, Hella H, Zhan F, Barlogie B, Sundan A, Børset M, Waage A. High expression of BCL3 in human myeloma cells is associated with increased proliferation and inferior prognosis.  Eur J Haematol. 2009 May;82(5):354-63. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01225.x. Epub 2009 Jan 13. PubMed PMID: 19191868; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2704939.

  • Damgaard,T., Knudsen,L.M., Dahl,I.M., Gimsing,P., Lodahl,M., & Rasmussen,T. Regulation of the CD56 promoter and its association with proliferation, anti-apoptosis and clinical factors in multiple myeloma. Leuk Lymphoma, 2009; 50: 236-246.

  • Dimopoulos M, Terpos E, Comenzo RL, Tosi P, Beksac M, Sezer O, Siegel D, Lokhorst H, Kumar S, Rajkumar SV, Niesvizky R, Moulopoulos LA, Durie BG; IMWG. International myeloma working group consensus statement and guidelines regarding  the current role of imaging techniques in the diagnosis and monitoring of multiple Myeloma. Leukemia. 2009 Sep;23(9):1545-56. doi: 10.1038/leu.2009.89. Epub 2009 May 7. Review. PubMed PMID: 19421229.

  • Gimsing,P. Belinostat: a new broad acting antineoplastic histone deacetylase inhibitor. Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs, 2009; 18: 501-508.

  • Giralt S, Stadtmauer EA, Harousseau JL, Palumbo A, Bensinger W, Comenzo RL, Kumar S, Munshi NC, Dispenzieri A, Kyle R, Merlini G, San Miguel J, Ludwig H, Hajek R, Jagannath S, Blade J, Lonial S, Dimopoulos MA, Einsele H, Barlogie B, Anderson KC, Gertz M, Attal M, Tosi P, Sonneveld P, Boccadoro M, Morgan G, Sezer  O, Mateos MV, Cavo M, Joshua D, Turesson I, Chen W, Shimizu K, Powles R, Richardson PG, Niesvizky R, Rajkumar SV, Durie BG; IMWG. International myeloma working group (IMWG) consensus statement and guidelines regarding the current status of stem cell collection and high-dose therapy for multiple myeloma and the role of plerixafor (AMD 3100). Leukemia. 2009 Oct;23(10):1904-12. doi: 10.1038/leu.2009.127. Epub 2009 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 19554029.

  • A Gruber, M Hjorth och UH Mellqvist för Diagnosgruppen för plasmacellssjukdomar: Myelom. Diagnostik och behandling. Nationella riktlinjer fastställda 2009-05-28. Publicerade 2009-06-02 på adressen http://sfhem.seJ Bird, J Behrens, J Westin, I Turesson, R Beetham, M Drayson, S D’Sa, H Gregersen, N Gulbrandsen, E Low, R Soutar, A Waage: UK Myeloma Forum (UKMF) and Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG): Guidelines for the investigation of newly detected M-proteins and the management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). Brit J Haematol 2009; 147 (1): 22-42.56. I Turesson och J Westin: Diagnostik och uppföljning av patienter med små M-komponenter. Läkartidningen (accepted 10/09)Hesse,B. & Gimsing,P. Can amyloidosis scintigraphy be useful?. Ugeskr.Laeger, 2009; 171: 1835.

  • Hov H, Tian E, Holien T, Holt RU, Våtsveen TK, Fagerli UM, Waage A, Børset M, Sundan A. c-Met signaling promotes IL-6-induced myeloma cell proliferation. Eur J Haematol. 2009 Apr;82(4):277-87. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01212.x. Epub 2009 Jan 6. PubMed PMID: 19187270; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2704927.

  • Johnsen HE, Kjeldsen MK, Urup T, Fogd K, Pilgaard L, Boegsted M, Nyegaard M, Christiansen I, Bukh A, Dybkaer K. Cancer stem cells and the cellular hierarchy in haematological malignancies. European Journal of Cancer, 2009; 45 (1)1:194-201.

  • Johnsen HE, Knudsen LM, Mylin AK, Gimsing P, Gregersen H, Abildgaard N, Andersen NF, Plesner T, Vangsted AJ, Mourits-Andersen T, on behalf of the Nordic Myeloma Study Group: Up-front fludarabine impairs stem cell harvest in multiple myeloma : report from an interim analysis of the NMSG 13/03 randomized placebo controlled phase II trial. Haematology, 2009; 1 (1): 9-13.

  • Kvam AK, Fayers P, Hjermstad M, Gulbrandsen N, Wisloff F. Health-related quality of life assessment in randomised controlled trials in multiple myeloma: a critical review of methodology and impact on treatment recommendations. Eur J Haematol. 2009 Oct;83(4):279-89. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01303.x. Epub 2009 Jun 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 19558508.

  • Kvam AK, Fayers P, Wisloff F. What changes in health-related quality of life  matter to multiple myeloma patients? A prospective study. Eur J Haematol. 2010 Apr;84(4):345-53. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01404.x. Epub 2009 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 20041946.

  • Lund T, Gregersen H, Vangsted A, Marker P, Abildgaard N. Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw in patients with multiple myeloma. Ugeskr Laeger, 2009; 5: 171(1-2):50-2.

  • Madsen,L.G., Gimsing,P., & Schiodt,F.V. Primary (AL) amyloidosis with gastrointestinal involvement. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, 2009; 44: 708-711.

  • Mylin AK, Rasmussen T, Lodahl M, Dahl IM, Knudsen LM. Upregulated MCL1 mRNA expression in multiple myeloma lacks association with survival. British Journal of Haematology, 2009; 144 (6): 961-3.

  • Mylin,A.K., Andersen,N.F., Johansen,J.S., Abildgaard,N., Heickendorff,L., Standal,T., Gimsing,P., & Knudsen,L.M. (2009) Serum YKL-40 and bone marrow angiogenesis in multiple myeloma. International Journal of Cancer, 2009; 124: 1492-1494.

  • Palumbo A, Sezer O, Kyle R, Miguel JS, Orlowski RZ, Moreau P, Niesvizky R, Morgan G, Comenzo R, Sonneveld P, Kumar S, Hajek R, Giralt S, Bringhen S, Anderson KC, Richardson PG, Cavo M, Davies F, Bladé J, Einsele H, Dimopoulos MA,  Spencer A, Dispenzieri A, Reiman T, Shimizu K, Lee JH, Attal M, Boccadoro M, Mateos M, Chen W, Ludwig H, Joshua D, Chim J, Hungria V, Turesson I, Durie BG, Lonial S; IMWG. International Myeloma Working Group guidelines for the management of multiple myeloma patients ineligible for standard high-dose chemotherapy with  autologous stem cell transplantation. Leukemia. 2009 Oct;23(10):1716-30. doi: 10.1038/leu.2009.122. Epub 2009 Jun 4. Review. PubMed PMID: 19494840.

  • Paul E, Sutlu T, Deneberg S, Alici E, Björkstrand B, Jansson M, Lerner R, Wallblom A, Gahrton G, Nahi H. Impact of chromosome 13 deletion and plasma cell load on long-term survival of patients with multiple myeloma undergoing autologous transplantation. Oncol Rep. 2009 Jul;22(1):137-42. PubMed PMID: 19513515.

  • Reseland JE, Reppe S, Olstad OK, Hjorth-Hansen H, Brenne AT, Syversen U, Waage A, Iversen PO. Abnormal adipokine levels and leptin-induced changes in gene expression profiles in multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2009 Nov;83(5):460-70. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01311.x. Epub 2009 Jul 31. PubMed PMID: 19572994.

  • Scott NW, Fayers PM, Aaronson NK, Bottomley A, de Graeff A, Groenvold M, Gundy C, Koller M, Petersen MA, Sprangers MA; EORTC Quality of Life Group and the Quality of Life Cross-Cultural Meta-Analysis Group. Differential item functioning (DIF) in the EORTC QLQ-C30: a comparison of baseline, on-treatment and off-treatment data. Qual Life Res. 2009 Apr;18(3):381-8. doi: 10.1007/s11136-009-9453-7. Epub 2009 Feb 27. PubMed PMID: 19247808.

  • Sondergaard TE, Pedersen PT, Andersen TL, Søe K, Lund T, Ostergaard B, Garnero P, Delaisse JM, Plesner T. A phase II clinical trials does not show that high dose simvastatin has beneficial effect on markers of bone turnover in multiple myeloma . Journal of Hematology & Oncology, 2009; 27(1):17-22.

  • Terpos E, Sezer O, Croucher PI, García-Sanz R, Boccadoro M, San Miguel J, Ashcroft J, Bladé J, Cavo M, Delforge M, Dimopoulos MA, Facon T, Macro M, Waage A, Sonneveld P; European Myeloma Network. The use of bisphosphonates in multiple  myeloma: recommendations of an expert panel on behalf of the European Myeloma Network. Ann Oncol. 2009 Aug;20(8):1303-17. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdn796. Epub 2009 May 22. Review. PubMed PMID: 19465418.

  • Turesson I, J Westin J: Diagnostik och uppföljning av patienter med små M-komponenter. Läkartidningen (accepted 10/09)Vangsted,A.J., Klausen,T.W., Gimsing,P., Andersen,N.F., Abildgaard,N., Gregersen,H., & Vogel,U. A polymorphism in NFKB1 is associated with improved effect of interferon-{alpha} maintenance treatment of patients with multiple myeloma after high-dose treatment with stem cell support. Haematologica, 2009; 94: 1274-1281.

  • Vangsted,A.J., Klausen,T.W., Ruminski,W., Gimsing,P., Andersen,N.F., Gang,A.O., Abildgaard,N., Knudsen,L.M., Nielsen,J.L., Gregersen,H., & Vogel,U. The polymorphism IL-1beta T-31C is associated with a longer overall survival in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing auto-SCT. Bone Marrow Transplantation, 2009; 43: 539-545. 

  • Våtsveen TK, Brenne AT, Dai HY, Waage A, Sundan A, Børset M. FGFR3 is expressed and is important for survival in INA-6, a human myeloma cell line without a t(4;14). Eur J Haematol. 2009 Nov;83(5):471-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2009.01312.x. Epub 2009 Jul 6. PubMed PMID: 19594619.

2008

  • Boissy P, Andersen TL, Lund T, Kupisiewicz K, Plesner T, Delaissé JM. Pulse treatment with the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib inhibits osteoclast resorptive activity in clinically relevant conditions. Leukemia Research, 2008; 32: 1661-68.

  • Dispenzieri A, Kyle R, Merlini G, Miguel JS, Ludwig H, Hajek R, Palumbo A, Jagannath S, Blade J, Lonial S, Dimopoulos M, Comenzo R, Einsele H, Barlogie B, Anderson K, Gertz M, Harousseau JL, Attal M, Tosi P, Sonneveld P, Boccadoro M, Morgan G, Richardson P, Sezer O, Mateos MV, Cavo M, Joshua D, Turesson I, Chen W, Shimizu K, Powles R, Rajkumar SV, Durie BG; International Myeloma Working Group.  International Myeloma Working Group guidelines for serum-free light chain analysis in multiple myeloma and related disorders. Leukemia. 2009 Feb;23(2):215-24. doi: 10.1038/leu.2008.307. Epub 2008 Nov 20. Review. PubMed PMID: 19020545. 

  • Ghatnekar O, Alvegård T, Conradi N, Lenhoff S, Mellqvist UH, Persson U, Löthgren M. Direct hospital resource utilization and costs of treating patients with multiple myeloma in Southwest Sweden: a 5-year retrospective analysis. Clin  Ther. 2008 Sep;30(9):1704-13. doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2008.09.003. PubMed PMID:  18840377.

  • Gimsing P, Hansen H, Knudsen LM, Knoblauch P, Christensen IJ, Ooi CE, Jensen PB. A phase I clinical trial of the histone deacetylase inhibitor belinostat (PXD101) in patients with advanced haematological neoplasia. European Journal of Haematology, 2008; 81: 170-76.

  • Grønbæk K, Ralfkjær U, Dahl C, Hother C, Burns JS, Kassem M, Worm J, Ralfkjær EM, Knudsen LM, Hokland P, Guldberg P. Frequent hypermetylation of DBC1 in malignant lymphoproliferative neoplasms. Modern Pathology, 2008; 21: 632-8. 

  • H Ludwig, BGM Durie, V Bolejack, I Turesson, RA Kyle, J Blade, R Fonseca, M Dimopoulos, K Shimizu, J San Miguel, J Westin, JL Harousseau, M Beksac, M Boccadoro, A Palumbo, B Barlogie, C Shustik, M Cavo, D Joshua, M Attal, P Sonneveld and J Crowley: Myeloma in patients under age 50 presents with more favourable features and shows better survival. An analysis of 10,549 patients from the International Myeloma Working Group. Blood 2008; 111: 4039-47.

  • Hasselbalch H, Birgens H, Dufva IH, Dalseg AM, de Nully Brown P, Nielsen MK, Vangsted A. Nye medicinske behandlingsprincipper inden for hæmatologien. Ugeskrift for Læger 2008; 170, 24:2115-2119.

  • Hermansen NE, Gimsing P. Patient heterogeneity in phase II studies of refractory disease in Multiple myeloma the 'spell' of the time to first relapse. British Journal of Haematology, 2008 ; 140:115-16.

  • Hussein MA, Vrionis FD, Allison R, Berenson J, Berven S, Erdem E, Giralt S, Jagannath S, Kyle RA, LeGrand S, Pflugmacher R, Raje N, Rajkumar SV, Randall RL,  Roodman D, Siegel D, Vescio R, Zonder J, Durie BG; International Myeloma Working  Group. The role of vertebral augmentation in multiple myeloma: International Myeloma Working Group Consensus Statement. Leukemia. 2008 Aug;22(8):1479-84. doi: 10.1038/leu.2008.127. Epub 2008 May 29. Erratum in: Leukemia. 2008 Aug;22(8):1649. Randall, L [corrected to Randall, RL]. PubMed PMID: 18509352.

  • Haaber J, Abildgaard N, Knudsen LM, Dahl IM, Lodahl M, Thomassen M, Kerndrup GB, Rasmussen T. Myeloma cell expression of 10 candidate genes for osteolytic bone disease. Only overexpression of DKK1 correlates with clinical bone involvement at diagnosis. British Journal of Haematology, 2008: 140; 25-35.

  • Mellqvist UH, Lenhoff S, Johnsen HE, Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Juliusson G, Tangen JM, Westin J; Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Cyclophosphamide plus dexamethasone is an efficient initial treatment before high-dose melphalan and autologous stem cell transplantation

  • Mylin AK, Abildgaard N, Johansen JS, Andersen NF, Heickendorff L, Standal T, Gimsing P, Knudsen LM. High serum YKL-40 concentration is associated with severe bone disease in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients. European Journal of Haematology. 2008; 80: 310-7.

  • Piehler AP, Gulbrandsen N, Kierulf P, Urdal P. Quantitation of serum free light chains in combination with protein electrophoresis and clinical information for diagnosing multiple myeloma in a general hospital population. Clin Chem. 2008 Nov;54(11):1823-30. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2008.106153. Epub 2008 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 18801937.

  • Rawstron AC, Orfao A, Beksac M, Bezdickova L, Brooimans RA, Bumbea H, Dalva K, Fuhler, Gratama J, Hose D, Kovarova L, Lioznov M, Mateo G, Morilla R, Mylin AK, Omedé P, Pellat-Deceunynck C, Perez Andres M, Petrucci M, Ruggeri M, Rymkiewicz G, Schmitz A, Schreder M, Seynaeve C, Spacek M, de Tute, Van Valckenborgh E, Weston-Bell N, Owen RG, San Miguel JF, Sonneveld P, Johnsen HE; European Myeloma Network. Report of the European Myeloma Network on multiparametric flow cytometry in multiple myeloma and related disorders. Haematologica, 2008; 93: 431-8. 

  • Schjesvold FH, Sjo M, Tangen JM, Hammerstrøm J, Brinch L. [High-dose treatment of systemic AL-amyloidosis with autologous stem cell support]. Tidsskr  Nor Laegeforen. 2008 Jun 12;128(12):1392-6. Norwegian. PubMed PMID: 18552900.

  • Slørdahl TS, Hov H, Holt RU, Baykov V, Syversen T, Sundan A, Waage A, Børset  M. Mn2+ regulates myeloma cell adhesion differently than the proadhesive cytokines HGF, IGF-1, and SDF-1alpha. Eur J Haematol. 2008 Dec;81(6):437-47. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2008.01148.x. Epub 2008 Sep 4. PubMed PMID: 18774952.

  • Wader KF, Fagerli UM, Holt RU, Stordal B, Børset M, Sundan A, Waage A. Elevated serum concentrations of activated hepatocyte growth factor activator in  patients with multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol. 2008 Nov;81(5):380-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0609.2008.01130.x. Epub 2008 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 18691255; PubMed  Central PMCID: PMC2659365.

  • Wiberg K, Carlson K, Aleskog A, Larsson R, Nygren P, Lindhagen E. In vitro activity of bortezomib in cultures of patient tumour cells--potential utility in  haematological malignancies. Med Oncol. 2009;26(2):193-201. doi: 10.1007/s12032-008-9107-6. Epub 2008 Nov 18. PubMed PMID: 19016012

2007

  • Andersen, TL; Boissy, P; Sondergaard, TE; Kupisiewicz, K; Plesner, T; Rasmussen, T; Haaber, J; Kølvraa, S; Delaissé, JM. Osteoclast nuclei of myeloma patients show chromosome translocations specific for the myeloma cell clone: a new type of cancer-host partnership? Journal of Pathology, 2007; 211: 10-7.
     
  • Brandslund, I; Poulsen, JH; Petersen, PH; Pedersen, ML; Gerdes, LU; Plum, I. Ens referenceintervaller og harmoniserede resultater inden for klinisk biokemi i de nordiske lande - der er lys forude. Ugeskrift For Læger, 2007; 169: 1216-1218.
     
  • Christensen, JH; Abildgaard, N; Plesner, T; Nibe, A; Nielsen, O; Sørensen, AG; Kerndrup, GB. Leukemia/Lymphoma Study Group, Region of Southern Denmark. Interphase fluorescence in situ hybridization in multiple myeloma and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance without and with positive plasma cell identification: analysis of 192 cases from the Region of Southern Denmark. Cancer Genetics Cytogenetics, 2007; 174: 89-99.
     
  • D´Sa, S; Abildgaard, N; Tighe, J; Shaw, P & Hall-Craggs, M. Guidelines for the use of imaging in the management of myeloma. British Journal of Haematology, 2007;137:49-63.
     
  • Rendtlew, J; Danielsen, JM; Knudsen, LM; Dahl, IM; Lodahl, M; Rasmussen, T. Dysregulation of CD47 and the ligands thrombospondin 1 and 2 in multiple myeloma. British Journal of Haematology, 2007 ; 138: 756-60.
     
  • Standal, T; Abildgaard, N; UM. Fagerli; B. Stordal; O. Hjertner; M. Borset & A. Sundan. HGF inhibits BMP-induced osteoblastogenesis: possible implications for the bone disease of multiple myeloma. Blood, 2007; 109: 3024-30.
     
  • Svane, IM; Nikolajsen, K; Johnsen, HE. Antigen-specific T-cell immunity in multiple myeloma patients is restored following high-dose therapy: implications for timing of vaccination. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology, 2007; 66: 465-
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  • Svane, IM; Nikolajsen, K; Johnsen, HE. Antigen-specific T-cell immunity in multiple myeloma patients is restored following high-dose therapy: implications for timing of vaccination. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology, 2007; 66: 465-75.
     
  • Vangsted A, Gimsing P, Klausen TW, Andersen Nexø B, Wallin H, Andersen P, Hokland P, Lillevang ST, Vogel U. Polymorphisms in the genes ERCC2, XRCC3, and CD3EAP, influence treatment ourcome in multiple myeloma undergoing autologous bone marrow transplantation. Int J Cancer 2007; 120: 1036-45.
  • Wisløff F, Kvam AK, Hjorth M, Lenhoff S. Serum calcium is an independent predictor of quality of life in multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol 2007; 78: 29-34

2006

  • Chabanova, E; Johnsen, HE; Knudsen, LM; Larsen, L; Løgager, V; Yingru, S. Magnetic resonance investigation of bone marrow following priming and stem cell mobilization. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2006; 24: 1364-70. 
  • Gregersen, H; Jensen, P; Gislum, M; Jørgensen, B; Sørensen, HT; Nørgaard, M. Fracture risk in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance. British Journal of Haematology, 2006: 135; 62-67. 
     
  • Mylin AK, Rasmussen T, Johansen JS, Knudsen LM, Nørgaard PH, Lenhoff S, Dahl IM, Johnsen HE for the Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Serum YKL-40 concentrations in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients and YKL-40 expression in malignant plasma cells. Eur J Haematol 2006; 77: 416-24
     
  • Lenhoff S, Hjorth M, Westin J, Brinch L, Backström B, Carlson K, Christiansen I, Dahl IM, Gimsing P, Hammerstrøm J, Johnsen HE, Juliusson G, Linder O, Mellqvist UH, Nesthus I, Nielsen JL, Tangen JM, Turesson I. Impact of age on survival after intensive chemotherapy for multiple myeloma: a population-based study by the Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Br J Haematol 2006; 133: 389-96
     
  • Lenhoff S, Hjorth M, Turesson I, Westin J, Gimsing P, Wisløff F, Ahlberg L, Carlson K, Christiansen I, Dahl IM, Forsberg K, Gedde-Dahl T, Hammerstrøm J, Johnsen HE, Knudsen LM, Linder O, Mellqvist UH, Nesthus I, Nielsen JL. Intensive therapy for multiple myeloma in patients younger than 60 years. Long-term results with focus on the effect of response degree on survival and relapse pattern after transplantation. Haematologica 2006; 91: 1228-33.
     
  • Roer O, Hammerstrom J, Lenhoff S, Mylin AK, Knudsen LM, Rasmussen T, Johnsen HE; Nordic Myeloma Study Group: Quality assessment of autografting by probability evaluation: model estimation by clinical end-points in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients. Cytotherapy, 8:79-88, 2006. 
  • Smith A, Wisloff F, Samson D. Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of multiple myeloma 2005. Brit J Haematol 2006; 132: 410-51. 
  • Vangsted, A; Gimsing, P; Clausen, T.W; Andersen Nexø, A; Wallin, H; Andersen, P; Hokland, P; Lillevang, S.T. and Vogel, U. Polymorphism in the genes CD3EAP, ERCC2 and XRCC3 influences treatment outcome in Multiple Myeloma undergoing autologous bone marrow transplantation. International Journal of Cancer, 2006; 120: 1036-1045. 

2005
 

  • Wisløff F, Gulbrandsen N, Hjorth M, Lenhoff S, Fayers P. Quality of life may be affected more by disease parameters and response to therapy than by haemoglobin changes. Eur J Haematol 2005; 75: 293-98. 
     
  • Hippe E, Westin J, Wisløff F. Nordic Myeloma Study Group, the first 15 years: scientific collaboration and improvement of patient care. Eur J Haematol 2005; 74: 185-93. 
     
  • Carlson K, Hjorth M, Knudsen LM for the Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Toxicity in standard melphalan-prednison therapy among myeloma patients with renal failure - a restrospective analysis and recommendations for dose adjustment. Br J Haematol 2005; 128: 631-635. 
     
  • Andersen NF, Standal T, Nielsen JL, Heickendorff L, Børset M, Sørensen FB, Abildgaard N. Syndecan-1 and angiogenic cytokines in multiple myeloma: correlation with bone marrow angiogenesis and survival. Br J Haematol 2005; 128: 210-217. 
     
  • Boissy, P; Andersen, TL; Abdallah, BM; Kassem, M; Plesner, T; Delaissé, JM. Resveratrol inhibits myeloma cell growth, prevents osteoclast formation, and promotes osteoblast differentiation. Cancer Res, 2005; 65: 9943-52. 
  • Hudlebusch HR, Theilgaard-Monch K, Lodahl M, Johnsen HE, Rasmussen T. Identification of ID-1 as a potential target gene of MMSET in multiple myeloma. British Journal of Haematology. 130: 700-8. 2005. 
  • Knudsen, LM; Nielsen, B; Gimsing, P; Geisler, C, Autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma: Outcome in patients with renal failure. European Journal of Haematology, 2005; 74: 1-7. 

 

2000-2004

  • Abildgaard N, Brixen K, Eriksen EF, Kristensen JE, Nielsen JL, Heickendorff L. Sequential analysis of biochemical markers of bone resorption and bone densitometry in multiple myeloma. Haematologica 2004; 89: 567-577.
     
  • Gulbrandsen N, Hjermstad M, Wisløff F for the Nordic Myeloma Study Group: Interpretation of quality of life scores in multiple myeloma by comparison with a reference population and assessment of the clinical impertance of score differences. Eur J Haematol 2004; 72: 172-180.
     
  • Waage A, Turesson I, Juliusson G, Gimsing P, Gulbrandsen N, Wislöff F, Eriksson T, Westin J, Lenhoff S, Lanng Nielsen J, Hjorth M, for the Nordic Myeloma Study Group: Early response predicts thalidomide efficiency in patients with advanced multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol 2004; 125: 149-155.
     
  • Standahl T, Hjorth-Hansen H, Rasmussen T, Dahl IM, Lenhoff S, Brenne AT, Seidel C, Baykov V, Waage A, Börset M, Sundan A, Hjertner Ö: Osteopontin is an adhesive factor for myeloma cells and is found in increased levels in plasma from patients with multiple myeloma. Haematologica 2004; 89:174-182.
     
  • Brenne AT, Romstad LH, Gimsing P, Juliusson G, Turesson I, Romundstad P, Borset M, Sudan A, Waage A. A low serum level of soluble tumour necrosis factor receptor p55 predicts response to thalidomide in advanced multiple myeloma. Haematologica 2004; 89:552-557.
     
  • Abildgaard N, Brixen K, Kristensen JE, Eriksen EF, Nielsen JL, Heickendorff L. Comparison of five biochemical markers of bone resorption in multiple myeloma: elevated pre-treatment levels of S-ICTP and U-Ntx are predictive for early progression of bone disease during standard chemotherapy. Br J Haematol 2003; 120: 235-242. 
     
  • Erikson T, Høglund P, Turesson I, Waage A, don BR, Wu J, Kaysen GA. Pharmacokinetics of thalidomide during dialysis and in patients with impaired renal function. J Pharm Pharmacol 2003; 55: 1701-06.
     
  • Standal T, Borset M, Lenhoff S, Wisloff F, Stordal B, Sundan A, Waage A, Seidel C. Serum insulin-like growth factor is not elevated in patients with multiple myeloma but is still a prognostic factor. Blood 2002; 100: 3925-3929.
     
  • Seidel C, Lenhoff S, Brabrand S, Anderson G, Standal T, Lanng-Nielsen J, Turesson I, Borset M, Waage A, For the Nordic Myeloma Study Group: Hepatocyte growth factor in myeloma patients treated with high-dose chemotherapy. Br J Haematol 2002; 119: 672-676.
     
  • Seidel C, Hjertner O, Abildgaard N, Heickendorff L, Hjorth M, Westin J, Nielsen JL, Hjorth-Hansen H, Waage A, Sundan A, Borset M. Serum osteoprotegerin levels are reduced in patients with multiple myeloma with lytic bone disease. Blood 2001; 98(7):2269-2271
     
  • Gulbrandsen N, Wisloff F, Nord E, Lenhoff S, Hjorth M, Westin J. Cost-utility analysis of high-dose melphalan with autologous blood stem cell support vs. melphalan plus prednisone in patients younger than 60 years with multiple myeloma. Eur J Haematol 2001; 66(5):328-336.
     
  • Gulbrandsen N, Wisloff F, Brinch L, Carlson K, Dahl IM, Gimsing P, Hippe E, Hjorth M, Knudsen LM, Lamvik J, Lenhoff S, Lofvenberg E, Nesthus I, Nielsen JL, Turesson I, Westin J. Health-related quality of life in multiple myeloma patients receiving high-dose chemotherapy with autologous blood stem-cell support. Med Oncol 2001; 18(1):65-77.
  • Wisloff F, Gulbrandsen N. Health-related quality of life and patients' perceptions in interferon-treated multiple myeloma patients. Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Acta Oncol 2000; 39(7):809-813.
     
  • Seidel C, Sundan A, Hjorth M, Turesson I, Dahl IM, Abildgaard N, Waage A, Borset M. Serum syndecan-1: a new independent prognostic marker in multiple myeloma. Blood 2000; 95(2):388-392.
     
  • Seidel C, Borset M, Hjertner O, Cao D, Abildgaard N, Hjorth-Hansen H, Sanderson RD, Waage A, Sundan A. High levels of soluble syndecan-1 in myeloma-derived bone marrow: modulation of hepatocyte growth factor activity. Blood 2000; 96(9):3139-3146.
     
  • Rodjer S, Nilsson B, Westin J. Do anthracyclines have a role in the therapy of multiple myeloma? Hematol J 2000; 1(6):422-42
     
  • Lenhoff S, Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Turesson I, Westin J, Nielsen JL, Wisloff F, Brinch L, Carlson K, Carlsson M, Dahl IM, Gimsing P, Hippe E, Johnsen H, Lamvik J, Lofvenberg E, Nesthus I, Rodjer S. Impact on survival of high-dose therapy with autologous stem cell support in patients younger than 60 years with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma: a population-based study. Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Blood 2000; 95(1):7-11.
     
  • Knudsen LM, Hjorth M, Hippe E. Renal failure in multiple myeloma: reversibility and impact on the prognosis. Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Eur J Haematol 2000; 65(3):175-181.
     
  • Steingrimsdottir H, Gruber A, Björkholm M, Svensson A, Hansson M. Immune reconstitution after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in relation to underlying disease, type of high-dose therapy and infectious complications. Haematologica. 2000 Aug;85(8):832-8. PubMed PMID: 10942930.  

 

Before 2000

  • Hjorth M, Lenhoff S, Turesson I, Westin J. [High-dose melphalan with stem cell support is now an established myeloma therapy. Treatment of myeloma from a 30-year perspective]. Lakartidningen 2000; 97(41):4585-459221. Wisloff F, Gulbrandsen N, Nord E. Therapeutic options in the treatment of multiple myeloma: pharmacoeconomic and quality-of-life considerations. Pharmacoeconomics 1999; 16(4):329-341.
  • Turesson I, Abildgaard N, Ahlgren T, Dahl I, Holmberg E, Hjorth M, Nielsen JL, Oden A, Seidel C, Waage A, Westin J, Wisloff F. Prognostic evaluation in multiple myeloma: an analysis of the impact of new prognostic factors. Br J Haematol 1999; 106(4):1005-1012.
     
  • Johnsen HE, Baech J, Nikolajsen K. Validation of the Nordic flow cytometry standard for CD34+ cell enumeration in blood and autografts: report from the third workshop. Nordic Stem Cell Laboratory Group. J Hematother 1999; 8(1):15-28.
     
  • Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Rodjer S, Turesson I, Westin J, Wisloff F. Survival in conventionally treated younger (under 60 years) multiple myeloma patients: no improvement during two decades. Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Eur J Haematol 1999; 62(4):271-277
  • Dahl IM, Turesson I, Holmberg E, Lilja K. Serum hyaluronan in patients with multiple myeloma: correlation with survival and Ig concentration. Blood 1999; 93(12):4144-4148.
     
  • Seidel C, Borset M, Turesson I, Abildgaard N, Sundan A, Waage A. Elevated serum concentrations of hepatocyte growth factor in patients with multiple myeloma. The Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Blood 1998; 91(3):806-812.
     
  • Wisloff F, Hjorth M. Health-related quality of life assessed before and during chemotherapy predicts for survival in multiple myeloma. Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Br J Haematol 1997; 97(1):29-37.
     
  • Nord E, Wisloff F, Hjorth M, Westin J. Cost-utility analysis of melphalan plus prednisone with or without interferon-alpha 2b in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Results from a randomised controlled trial. Pharmacoeconomics 1997; 12(1):89-103. 
     
  • Abildgaard N, Bentzen SM, Nielsen JL, Heickendorff L. Serum markers of bone metabolism in multiple myeloma: prognostic value of the carboxy-terminal telopeptide of type I collagen (ICTP). Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Br J Haematol 1997; 96(1):103-110.
     
  • Wisloff F, Eika S, Hippe E, Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Kaasa S, Palva I, Westin J. Measurement of health-related quality of life in multiple myeloma. Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Br J Haematol 1996; 92(3):604-613. 
     
  • Wisloff F, Hjorth M, Kaasa S, Westin J. Effect of interferon on the health-related quality of life of multiple myeloma patients: results of a Nordic randomized trial comparing melphalan-prednisone to melphalan-prednisone + alpha-interferon. The Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Br J Haematol 1996; 94(2):324-332.
     
  • Johnsen HE, Knudsen LM. Nordic flow cytometry standards for CD34+ cell enumeration in blood and leukapheresis products: report from the second Nordic Workshop. Nordic Stem Cell Laboratory Group (NSCL-G). J Hematother 1996; 5(3):237-245.
     
  • Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Rodjer S, Taube A, Westin J. Physicians' attitudes toward clinical trials and their relationship to patient accrual in a Nordic multicenter study on myeloma. Control Clin Trials 1996; 17(5):372-386.
     
  • Interferon-alpha 2b added to melphalan-prednisone for initial and maintenance therapy in multiple myeloma. A randomized, controlled trial. The Nordic Myeloma Study Group Ann Intern Med 1996; 124(2):212-222.
     
  • Johnsen HE. Report from a Nordic workshop on CD34+ cell analysis: technical recommandations for progenitor cell enumeration in leukapheresis from multiple myeloma patients. Nordic Myeloma Study Group Laboratories. J Hematother 1995; 4(1):21-28.
     
  • Hjorth M. Clinical trials in multiple myeloma. Treatment results and methodological aspects [Thesis]. Göteborg University, 1995.
     
  • Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Rodjer S, Taube A, Westin J. Patient accrual and quality of participation in a multicentre study on myeloma: a comparison between major and minor participating centres. Br J Haematol 1995; 91(1):109-115.
     
  • Knudsen LM, Hippe E, Hjorth M, Holmberg E, Westin J. Renal function in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma--a demographic study of 1353 patients. The Nordic Myeloma Study Group. Eur J Haematol 1994; 53(4):207-212.
     
  • Keldsen N, Bjerrum OW, Dahl IM, Drivsholm A, Ellegaard J, Gadeberg O, Gimsing P, Gronvold T, Hansen MM, Hippe E. Multiple myeloma treated with mitoxantrone in combination with vincristine and prednisolone (NOP regimen) versus melphalan and prednisolone: a phase III study. Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Eur J Haematol 1993; 51(2):80-85.
     
  • Wisloff F, Gimsing P, Hedenus M, Hippe E, Palva I, Talstad I, Turesson I, Westin J. Bolus therapy with mitoxantrone and vincristine in combination with high-dose prednisone (NOP-bolus) in resistant multiple myeloma. Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG). Eur J Haematol 1992; 48(2):70-74.
     
  • Gimsing P, Bjerrum OW, Brandt E, Ellegaard J, Evensen SA, Hansen MM, Hedenus M, Hippe E, Keldsen N, Palva I. Refractory myelomatosis treated with mitoxantrone in combination with vincristine and prednisone (NOP-regimen): a phase II study. The Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG) [see comments]. Br J Haematol 1991; 77(1):73-79.
     
  • Bernell P, Pisa P, Hast R, Hansson M, Sandstedt B, Stenke L. Increase of serum interleukin-2 and regression of myeloma after rhGM-CSF treatment of drug induced bone marrow aplasia. Hematol Oncol. 1991 May-Jun;9(3):129-35. PubMed PMID: 1937405.
     
  • Pisa P, Stenke L, Bernell P, Hansson M, Hast R. Tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interferon-gamma in serum of multiple myeloma patients. Anticancer Res. 1990  May-Jun;10(3):817-20. PubMed PMID: 2114819.
  • Wisløff F, Gulbrandsen N, Nord E. Therapeutic options in the treatment of multiple myeloma: pharmacoeconomic and quality-of-life considerations. Pharmacoeconomics. 1999 Oct;16(4):329-41. Review. PubMed PMID: 10623362.  

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