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I thank Shanthi Jayawardena, PhD, and Eva Polk, PhD (Excerpta Medica), for the linguistic improvement of the manuscript. Editorial support in the preparation of this manuscript was funded by Celgene Corporation. SL is supported by the Richard and Annelly Deets Fund for Multiple Myeloma. SL was fully responsible for all content and editorial decisions for this manuscript.
SL has had a consultant role for Millennium, Celgene Corporation, Novartis, Merck, Bristol Myers Squibb, Onyx and Johnson and Johnson, with honoraria.
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Lonial, S. Conclusion: advances in current treatment for patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Leukemia Suppl 2, S28–S29 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1038/leusup.2013.6