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March for Marrow 5K Run & Walk Washington, DC

Get involved and give back by joining the March for Marrow 5K Run & Walk Washington, DC!  REGISTER NOW.

The event will be held on Saturday, December 10 at East Potomac Park/Hains Point in Washington, DC.  The 5K Run will begin at 7:00 am.  In addition to the 5K, the March for Marrow Walk will also be held at 7:30 am.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/10/2016 -
6:00am to 9:15am
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Therapeutic Vaccine Combination May Help Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome

It may be possible to vaccinate against induced NY-ESO-1 expression to produce an antigen-specific immune response in patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), according to a study by researchers at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. They have found a new immunotherapy approach that may significantly benefit high-risk MDS patients who have limited options.