Polycythemia Vera

People with Polycythemia Vera (PV) are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by the Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are at least ≥18 years of age at the time of informed consent
• Are diagnosed with PV according to the 2016 WHO criteria

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Have any contraindications to interferon alfa or hypersensitivity to interferon alfa
• Have received previous interferon or ruxolitinib therapy
• Have a history of major organ transplantation
• Have a history of any malignant tumors in the past 5 years
• Have active human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
• Are pregnant, or breast-feeding women

Contact Information
Noelle Townsend, Study Coordinator
Phone: 718-920-4321