MDS UK

Azacitidine Campaign Media Coverage

The UK MDS Forum petition was delivered to Downing Street on Monday 17th May 2010 at 1pm, by representatives of the UK MDS Forum, The MDS Foundation and the MDS UK Patient Support Group.
By Monday morning 10am we had collected 688 signatures.

(L-R) Janet Hayden, Myeloid Clinical Nurse Specialist, Kings College Hospital
Professor Rodney Taylor, MDS Patient and Deputy Chairman of MDS UK Patient Support Group
Sophie Wintrich, Patient Liaison at the MDS Foundation
Dr Samir Agrawal, Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Hematology, Barts and the London NHS Trust and representative from UK MDS Forum who led the petition.

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Our campaign to appeal the negative decision NICE decision on Azacitidine has gained media coverage: