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the use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness)

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The data indicated that GX15-070 induced apoptosis in several types of hematological cancer cell lines, both as a single agent and in combination with other cancer drugs such as rituximab, proteasome inhibitors, other Bcl-2 inhibitors, and chemotherapy agents such as CDDP and doxorubicin.
The CPMP application seeks approval for protection against hematological toxicities associated with certain chemotherapy agents.
Our clinical program is aimed at evaluating VX-710 in a broad range of tumor types in combination with a number of different chemotherapy agents.
DAVANAT([R]) is currently in Phase II colorectal and biliary trials with chemotherapy agents such as 5-FU, AVASTIN([R]) and leucovorin.
In the mid-stage trial, patients were randomized either to doxorubicin, a chemotherapy agent used for sarcoma, or to palifosfamide in combination with doxorubicin, the company said.
The patient then decides to incorporate intravenous vitamin C alongside the chemotherapy agent (Adriamycin) and from that point begins to respond and shrink the tumor unlike never before--and to the surprise of the oncologist.
The drug developer is focusing on its picoplatin product, a new generation platinum-based chemotherapy agent which is in phase III clinical trials for small cell lung cancer.
1 Cancer Research, Romanio and his colleague report that the chemotherapy agent doxorubicin and similar compounds accumulate in vesicles shed by cancer cells.
The report also finds that the anticipated inclusion of Sanofi-Aventis's Taxotere for the treatment of prostate cancer in the next version of the National Reimbursement Drug List (NRDL) will expand the market for this chemotherapy agent by 36% per year.
SBI) have entered into a development agreement to accelerate introduction of a blood test expected to help oncologists more effectively dose 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), a widely used chemotherapy agent.
Patent & Trademark Office issued two new patents covering methods and composition for reducing toxicity of a toxic agent, and co-administration of a carbohydrate with a chemotherapy agent to treat cancer.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for etoposide injection (also known as VP-16), a generic cancer chemotherapy agent indicated for the treatment of refractory testicular tumors and small cell lung cancer.
The therapy involves the breast cancer chemotherapy agent doxorubicin and the bisphosphonate drug zoledronic acid.
The chemical was shown to be an effective chemotherapy agent in laboratory and in some animal tests.
a member of Nasdaq (IFLO) since February 1990, designs, develops, manufactures and markets technically advanced, ambulatory IV infusion systems that administer antibiotics, analgesics, chemotherapy agents, hormones, nutrients, hydration therapies and other medical treatments to patients.