Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Tags Cancer drugs

Tag: cancer drugs

Roche Breast Cancer Drug Treatment Time Can Be Halved – Study

By Deena Beasley (Reuters) Treating early stage breast cancer patients for just six months with Roche's Herceptin works as well as the current 12-month regimen, researchers...

Greece Busts Cancer Drug Theft Gang, 21 Arrests Include Doctors

ATHENS (Reuters)  Greece has broken up a criminal gang that stole cancer drugs from hospitals and smuggled them to other European countries for resale at...

AstraZeneca Flop a Fresh Blow to Cancer Immunotherapy Combination

By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) The concept of combining two immunotherapy drugs to fight lung cancer - not so long ago one of the hottest ideas...

Germany’s Merck Seeks Partners for Cancer and Immune System Drugs

By Ludwig Burger and Patricia Weiss FRANKFURT (Reuters)  Merck KGaA will seek development partners for experimental treatments including tepotinib as the German company looks to licensing...

AstraZeneca Wins U.S. Approval for 1st-Line Use of Lung Cancer Drug

(Reuters) U.S. regulators have expanded use of AstraZeneca's lung cancer drug Tagrisso to include initial treatment of patients with a specific genetic mutation, the...

Shire Sells Cancer Drugs to Servier for $2.4 Billion as Takeda...

By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) Shire, the London-listed rare diseases specialist that is a potential takeover target for Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical, is selling its oncology business...
banner