Launching the program in September, which is Blood Awareness Month, provides an opportunity to further the efforts of the MPN Coalition in educating and building support for patients with MF. Myelofibrosis Awareness Day will serve as the kickoff for many awareness activities, which will continue throughout the year.To learn more about the MPN Coalition and planned MF awareness events, visit www.myelofibrosisawareness.org. About Incyte Incyte Corporation is a Wilmington, Delaware-based biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing proprietary small molecule drugs for inflammation and oncology, including products for myelofibrosis. For additional information about Incyte, please visit www.incyte.com. References
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