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Jairia Dela Cruz, 31 May 2017
Maintenance therapy with vinflunine in patients with advanced transitional-cell carcinoma of the urothelial tract affords better progression-free survival (PFS) compared with best supportive care alone, with the drug demonstrating an acceptable toxicity profile, according to data from a phase II study.
Dr. Joslyn Ngu, 15 Dec 2015
Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)-tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) are superior to chemotherapy as first-line therapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with positive EGFR gene mutations in terms of progression-free survival rates, says an expert.
Jenny Ng, 26 Aug 2015

A study reveals yet another benefit with regular aspirin use, this time showing a reduction in the long-term risk of hereditary colorectal cancer (CRC) in obese patients with Lynch syndrome (LS), a condition caused by mutations in the mismatch repair (MMR) genes. 

Naomi Rodrig, 23 Oct 2015
Pneumonitis is a rare but potentially fatal side effect of immune checkpoint antibodies that target the programmed death-1 receptor and programmed death-ligand 1 [PD-1/PD-L1] pathway, and clinical caution is recommended in order to deliver appropriate urgent treatment.