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FDA approves first-line Tecentriq plus chemotherapy for metastatic nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer

1 day ago   |   By Healio

The FDA approved atezolizumab plus nab-paclitaxel and carboplatin for the initial treatment of patients with metastatic nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer, according to a manufacturer-issued press release.
This approval of atezolizumab , an anti-PD-L1 monoclonal antibody, plus nab-paclitaxel and carboplatin applies to patients without EGFR or ALK mutations.
“We are pleased to offer this Tecentriq-based combination as a new treatment option that can provide a clinically meaningful survival benefit for people with nonsquamous non-small
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FDA Approves Atezolizumab Again for mNSCLC

1 day ago   |   By Medscape

The US Food and Drug Administration approved the immunotherapy as initial treatment of metastatic nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer .
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Experimental drug better for repeat kidney cancer patients than FDA-approved equivalent

1 day ago   |   By News Medical

Kidney cancer patients who had already tried two or three different treatments had improved chances of preventing cancer progression with an experimental drug called tivozanib compared to an alternative approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to a City of Hope-led study.
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