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MPD-Support and Daily E-mail Digest

Online. Support e-mail list offers information on chronic myelogenous leukemia, polycythemia vera, essential thrombocythemia, agnogenic myeloid metaplasia, myelodysplasia and myelofibrosis.
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/mpdsupport
E-mail: To subscribe e-mail: listserv@listserv.aol.com
Verified: 7/26/2013

MPD-Net

Online network. 1800 members. Founded 1989. Support network enabling persons with myeloproliferative disease to share their experiences and problems. Publishes materials pertaining to MPD, newsletter, phone support, conferences, information and referrals. Online listserv to exchange e-mails about the disease.
Write:
MPD-Net
115 E. 72nd St.
New York, NY 10021
Website: http://www.mpdinfo.org
Verified: 7/26/2013

MPN Research Foundation

International. Empowers and educates patients and families through online and local mutual support groups, their website, a newsletter and conferences. The three main myeloproliferative neoplasms are Polycythemia Vera (PV), Essential Thrombocythemis (ET) and Primary Myelofibrosis (PMF).
Write:
MPN Research Foundation
180 N. Michigan Ave, Ste 1870
Chicago, IL 60601
Voice: 312-683-7249
Website: http://www.mpnresearchfoundation.org/support-groups
E-mail: mwoehrle@mpnresearchfoundation.org
Verified: 9/13/2013

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