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Micro-Environment & Immune Regulation in WM

Please select from the following list of abstracts, representing the presentations given in Stockholm 2008 (IWWM-5) Session 3:

Gene Expression Profiling of Malignant and Microenviromental Cells in Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia: Therapeutic implications. Evdoxia Hatjiharissi, Constantine S. Mitsiades, Cheng Li, Lian Xu, Bryan T. Ciccarelli, Aldo Roccaro, Zachary Hunter, Xavier Leleu, Leukothea Ioakimidis, Christopher J. Patterson, Irene Ghobrial and Steven P. Treon Bing Center for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Jerome Lipper Multiple Myeloma Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

Angiogenesis in Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia. Evangelos Terpos, Anna Tasidou, Efstathios Kastritis, Evangelos Eleftherakis-Papaiakovou, Maria Gavriatopoulou, Magda Migkou, Meletios-Athanassios Dimopoulos Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece & Department of Hematopathology, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, GREECE.

Immunophenotypic comparison of IgM MGUS and Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia. Enrique M. Ocio, Jennifer Alonso, Bruno Paiva, Ramón García-Sanz, Alberto Orfao, Belén Vidriales, Jesús F. San-Miguel Hospital Universitario de Salamanca. Centro de Investigación del Cáncer. University of Salamanca, Salamanca, SPAIN.

TH17 pathway and associated pro-inflammatory cytokines in Waldenström's macroglobulinemia (WM). Rao Prabhala, Dheeraj Pileru, Steven P. Treon and Nikhil C. Munshi. Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston VA Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

T cell immunity in Waldenström’s Macroglobulinaemia and Myeloma. D.E. Joshua, Ross D. Brown, Daniel M. Y.  Sze  Suilin, Mo J. Gibson, and P. J. Ho. Institute of Haematology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, AUSTRALIA.


Stockholm 2008 (IWWM-5)

The 5th International Workshop on WM (IWWM-5) was made possible through the kind and generous unrestricted grants or gifts from the following sponsors:

Peter and Helen Bing Fund for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia


Karen Lee Sobol Foundation


Bailey family Foundation for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia


Linda and Edward Nelson Fund for Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia