The first hybrid ASH meeting lived up to the expectation of bringing new data forward that will change the life of MDS patients. Implementation of NGS in daily practice has unveiled intimate information of the disease and is moving forward into risk scores. A new and better standard risk score will change our treatment approach thereby changing the outcome of our patients. For now, we are watching new molecules grow through different trial phases and becoming impatient to install them into daily practice in the near future. A summary of the most appealing data in the field of MDS is presented here.

(BELG J HEMATOL 2022;13(1):25-8)