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Cell Origins and Genetic Basis of WM

The following abstracts represent the presentations given at IWWM-7 Newport, Session-3:

Session Chair: Dr. Treon

Intraclonal heterogeneity in LPL  Dr. Zehentner (USA)

Pathogenesis of WM by Analysis of Immunoglobulin Heavy Chain Gene Rearrangement and Clustering of BCR  Dr. Varettoni (Italy)

6q abnormalities and A20 dysregulation in WM  Dr. Leleu (France)

High resolution genomic analysis in WM  Dr. Fonseca (USA)

MYD88 L265P in WM  Dr. Treon (USA)

MYD88 L265P as a specific marker for WM  Dr. Garcia Sanz (Spain)

Mutational Landscape of WM revealed through WGS  Z. Hunter (USA)

Comparative WGS of MM and WM: Similarities and Differences  Dr. Munshi (USA)

Newport 2012 (IWWM-7)


Kenneth C. Anderson MD
Nikhil Munshi MD
Steven Treon MD Ph.D


Christopher Patterson


Ranjana Advani MD
Kenneth C Anderson MD
Stephen Ansell MD PhD
Bruce Cheson MD
Meletios Dimopoulos MD
Jean-Paul Fermand MD
Morie Gertz MD
Irene Ghobrial MD
Stephanie Gregory MD
Robert Kyle MD
Charalampia Kyriakou MD PhD
Ola Landgren MD PhD
Veronique Leblond MD
Mary L McMaster MD
Giampaolo Merlini MD
Pierre Morel MD
Enrica Morra MD
Nikhil Munshi MD
Roger Owen MD
Jesus San Miguel MD PhD
Marvin Stone MD
Steven Treon MD PhD

The 7th International Workshop on WM (IWWM-7) was made possible through the kind and generous unrestricted grants or gifts from the following sponsors:

Click here to download a listing of the IWWM-7 Newport Sponsors and partners

Reports from the 7th International Workshop on Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia; August 23-26, 2012; Newport, Rhode Island:

Click here to display the listing of the Newport 2012 Publications

On Sunday, August 26, 2012, a Workshop Review session was held for patients and caregivers. This 2-hour session was recorded onto a DVD, which is available for the nominal price of $10 (includes shipping & handling).

Click here to order the IWWM-7 Newport-2012 Workshop Review DVD