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The ability to make, test, and map the atomic structure of new anti-cancer agents has enabled a team scientists to discover a compound capable of halting a common type of drug-resistant lung cancer.
Panel Votes Against Approval of Tarceva(R) as Maintenance Drug WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, an advisory committee to the Food and Drug Administration voted against the approval of Tarceva(R) (erlotinib) as maintenance treatment for advanced lung cancer patients.
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec.
Drug resistant lung cancer cells change their behavior in ways we do not understand to evade treatment, but these events can now be recapitulated and studied in mice.
FRIMLEY, England, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- - Nilotinib Surpassed imatinib in Key Measures of Treatment Effectiveness in the Trial, in Patients With Newly-Diagnosed Disease(1) - At 12-Months, Significantly Fewer Patients Progressed to Later Stages of the Disease on nilotinib (300mg Twice-Daily and 400mg Twice-Daily) Than on imatinib 400mg Once-Daily(1) - Nilotinib was Generally Well Tolerated; Only a Small Number of Patients Discontinued Due to Adverse Events(1) -...
EAST HANOVER, N.J., Dec.
Two medications approved as treatment for drug-resistant chronic myeloid leukemia continue to provide patients with quicker, better responses as a first treatment than the existing front-line drug.
Omacetaxine launches different attack on CML that is impervious to other therapies.
NEW YORK, Dec.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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