Immune Monitoring and Immunotherapy in Myeloma


About this study

Characterize and identify the immune phenotype of patients with multiple myeloma by flow cytometry of peripheral blood circulating and bone marrow immune cells and by testing the immunogenticity of these cells in vitro. Samples will be collected from patients longitudinally at baseline and post treatments to examine the effect of treatments on host immunity. The treatments include IMiDs, proteosome inhibitors, chemotherapy, monoclonal antibodies and stem cell transplantation.To c

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who meet eligibility criteria for diagnosis and who consents to the study will have research blood and bone marrow samples collected

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Yi Lin, M.D., Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office

(855) 776-0015

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