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2014-10-21 12:29:40

However, Restrictions in Drug Coverage and Molecular Testing Limit Patient Access to Biomarker-Associated Agents, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the majority of surveyed oncologists in Argentina and Mexico are primarily prescribing biomarker-driven agents for the treatment of HER2-positive breast cancer and EGFR-mutation positive metastatic, non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However,...

2014-10-02 08:28:50

Results, Published in Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, Offer Key Insights and Potential New Treatment Strategies for Patient Population with Limited Drug Options IRVING, Texas, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caris Life Sciences®, a leading biosciences company focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, announced the publication of a study in which Caris Molecular Intelligence(TM), the company's comprehensive tumor profiling service, was used to identify actionable biomarkers in...

2014-09-29 16:23:53

In the news release, The Gastric Cancer Market is Expected to More Than Triple Over the Next Ten Years, Capturing Nearly $3.8 million by 2023, issued 18-Sep-2014 by Decision Resources Group over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the headline should read $3.8 billion rather than $3.8 million as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: The Gastric Cancer Market is Expected to More Than Triple Over the Next Ten Years, Capturing Nearly $3.8 billion...

2014-09-29 08:31:17

Additional Study Focuses on the Detection and Quantitative Monitoring of EGFR Mutations in Lung Cancer Patients SAN DIEGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trovagene, Inc., (NASDAQ: TROV) a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that it has expanded its clinical program to include a study designed to evaluate use of the Company's precision cancer monitoring technology in the management of lung cancer patients. The primary objective of the study is to detect and...

2014-09-22 08:28:11

Presentations include first Phase 2 results evaluating investigational compound Veliparib in patients with non-small cell lung cancer NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) announced that data from several clinical studies evaluating potential new medicines in the company's oncology pipeline will be presented at the upcoming 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Annual Congress, September 26-30, in Madrid, Spain. Data being presented include results...

2014-09-18 12:27:44

Several Emerging Therapies Will Expand Treatment Armamentarium for Unresectable Locally Advanced or Metastatic Gastric Cancer, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the gastric cancer market will grow exponentially from over $1.1 billion in 2013 to nearly $3.8 billion by 2023. Fuelling this growth will be the launch of five targeted therapies for unresectable locally advanced and metastatic...

2014-09-10 12:28:10

The Emergence of Keytruda--the First PD-1 Inhibitor Approved in the U.S.--is a Significant Milestone in Oncology, According to Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent approval of Merck & Co.'s Keytruda by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of malignant melanoma is a significant milestone for Merck & Co. and for the oncology immunotherapy drug market. Decision Resources Group anticipates the launch of Keytruda as the...

2014-08-18 16:28:13

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) President & CEO, Laurie Fenton Ambrose praised the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) new trial, launched today, that will focus on the prevention of recurrence in two specific types of lung cancers when they are caught at early stage and surgically removed. "This trial demonstrates the power of CT screening to open new research windows on critical problems, such as recurrence, that have eluded...

2014-08-11 12:26:57

Significant Opportunity Exists for New Therapies to Treat GIST, Particularly those for Treating Unresectable and/or Metastatic Disease in Later-Line Settings BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the treatment landscape of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) will not change dramatically through 2023 as no new therapies are expected to launch for this indication. Treatment of GIST is largely dependent on tumor size, location and growth rate and...

2014-08-04 08:27:33

- Results from Phase I program in glioblastoma multiforme presented at ASCO earlier this year NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) today announced the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have granted orphan drug designation to AbbVie's investigational compound ABT-414, an anti-epidermal growth factor receptor antibody drug conjugate, which is being evaluated for safety and efficacy in patients with...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.