Covid-19 Vaccine Responsiveness in MM and Waldenstrom

What's the purpose of this trial?

This research is being done to see if the immune (defense) system of people with Multiple Myeloma and Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia reacts to the COVID-19 vaccine.

This is an upcoming trial that has not yet started accepting patients.

What will happen during the trial?

You may be able to join this trial if you:

The following criteria is a partial list of reasons why patients may be eligible to participate in this clinical trial. Further evaluation with a medical professional is required.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age >18 years
  • Lack of a contra-indication to a currently available COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Diagnosis of MM according to International Myeloma Working Group (IWMG) criteria (Cohort 1) or Diagnosis of WM according to WHO criteria (Cohort 2)
  • For treatment naïve WM patients (Cohort 2A):
    • Patient must have no prior history of anticancer treatment for WM.
    • The treating investigator must have no intention to initiate WM therapy within 2 months
  • For WM patients receiving BTK inhibitor (Cohort 2B):
    • Patient must have no history of cytotoxic chemotherapy within 1 year, and no history of other anticancer therapy within 6 months.
  • For currently or previously treated WM patients (Cohort 2C):
    • Patient must not be currently taking a BTK inhibitor or had recent exposure within 1 month of enrollment. Current or prior history of any other WM-directed therapy is allowed.

Exclusion Criteria:
None listed

Additional Trial Information

Observational Trial

Enrollment: 160 patients (estimated)

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Brigham and Women's Hospital

Boston, MA

Not Yet Accepting

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Boston, MA

Not Yet Accepting
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