"Melphalan" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An alkylating nitrogen mustard that is used as an antineoplastic in the form of the levo isomer - MELPHALAN, the racemic mixture - MERPHALAN, and the dextro isomer - MEDPHALAN; toxic to bone marrow, but little vesicant action; potential carcinogen.
- Phenylalanine Mustard
- Mustard, Phenylalanine
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Melphalan" by people in Profiles.
A phase 1 trial utilizing TMI with fludarabine-melphalan in patients with hematologic malignancies undergoing second allo-SCT. Blood Adv. 2023 02 14; 7(3):285-292.
Longitudinal Real-World Neuropathy and Patient-Reported Outcomes With Bortezomib and Lenalidomide in Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2022 11; 22(11):e1000-e1008.
Efficacy and safety of carfilzomib-lenalidomide-dexamethasone in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma: pooled analysis of four single-arm studies. Leuk Lymphoma. 2022 Oct; 63(10):2413-2421.
Health-related quality of life in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma ineligible for stem cell transplantation: results from the randomized phase III ALCYONE trial. BMC Cancer. 2021 Jun 02; 21(1):659.
Busulfan or melphalan: is there a better conditioning regimen for allogeneneic transplantation? Leuk Lymphoma. 2020 07; 61(7):1529-1534.
Comparative Efficacy of Bortezomib, Melphalan, and Prednisone (VMP) With or Without Daratumumab Versus VMP Alone in the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma: Propensity Score Matching of ALCYONE and VISTA Phase III Studies. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2020 07; 20(7):480-489.
Overall survival with daratumumab, bortezomib, melphalan, and prednisone in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (ALCYONE): a randomised, open-label, phase 3 trial. Lancet. 2020 01 11; 395(10218):132-141.
Measurement of the DNA alkylating agents busulfan and melphalan in human plasma by mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2019 Sep 01; 1125:121711.
Haploidentical vs haplo-cord transplant in adults under 60 years receiving fludarabine and melphalan conditioning. Blood Adv. 2019 06 25; 3(12):1858-1867.
High-dose bendamustine and melphalan conditioning for autologous stem cell transplantation for patients with multiple myeloma. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2019 12; 54(12):2027-2038.