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2005-11-30 09:47:24

LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Wednesday it expected to have four key cancer drugs in final-stage clinical trials next year.

2005-11-17 09:35:24

By Ben Hirschler, European Pharmaceuticals Correspondent LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc plans to make India a major center for testing experimental cancer drugs, in a move highlighting the appeal of the country as a low-cost base for research.

2005-10-20 01:29:41

By Gene Emery BOSTON (Reuters) - In studies described as "stunning," researchers on Thursday reported that a drug already used to treat advanced cancer can prevent half of all breast tumors from reappearing after standard therapy.

2005-10-19 16:09:21

By Gene Emery BOSTON (Reuters) - In studies described as "stunning," researchers reported on Wednesday that a drug already used to treat advanced cancer can prevent half of all breast tumors from reappearing after standard therapy.

2005-07-15 12:21:01

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The combination of the anti-cancer drugs Herceptin and Taxotere appears to work better than Taxotere alone in women with advanced breast cancer that has spread beyond the breast, research shows. Moreover, there is little added toxicity when Herceptin is given.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.