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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved a new form of a best-selling breast cancer drug that targets tumor cells while sparing healthy ones....

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  • FDA approves Roche’s Phesgo (fixed-dose combination of Perjeta and Herceptin for subcutaneous injection) for HER2-positive breast cancer
    Phesgo offers faster administration of Perjeta and Herceptin under the skin in just minutes, compared to hours with standard intravenous administration * Data showed that 85% of patients preferred ...
    06/29/2020 - 1:22 pm | View Link
  • FDA Approves Phesgo for Treatment of Patients With HER2-Positive Breast Cancer Approximately Four Months Ahead of Schedule
    that allows the treatment of both early and metastatic HER2-positive breast cancer on an outpatient basis. The combination includes the targeted drugs Perjeta (pertuzumab) and Herceptin® (trastuzumab) ...
    06/29/2020 - 7:16 am | View Link
  • FDA approves Roche's Phesgo (fixed-dose combination of Perjeta and Herceptin for subcutaneous injection) for HER2-positive breast cancer
    "The FDA approval of Phesgo reflects our commitment to improving outcomes for the many people living with HER2-positive breast cancer," said ... with Roche's HER2-targeted medicines is determined ...
    06/29/2020 - 1:45 am | View Link
  • FDA Approves RET Inhibitor RETEVMO for Patients Living With Certain Thyroid and Lung Cancers
    “The FDA is committed to reviewing treatments like Retevmo that are targeted to specific subsets of patients with cancer,” he says ... There is currently no data around breastfeeding or breast milk.
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  • FDA approves Roche’s Tecentriq in combination with Avastin for people with the most common form of liver cancer
    Tecentriq is a cancer immunotherapy that has the potential to be used as a foundational combination partner with other immunotherapies, targeted medicines and various chemotherapies across a broad ...
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