PRIME Minister David Cameron has called on the Welsh Government to introduce a designated Cancer Drugs
Fund to help patients in Wales access pioneering medicines.
CRITICS of a proposed cancer drugs
fund for Wales are lying or "ignorant" if they claim it has hurt the NHS, a Tory health minister has claimed.
The company presented the results of two Phase III studies comparing Abarelix to existing prostate cancer drugs
Noscapine may be a particularly attractive cancer drug
, says Ye, because it can be taken orally and has a proven safety record.
According to NCI officials, Bristol-Myers Squibb's main asset is its marketing expertise; it already sells more cancer drugs
in the United States than any other firm.
The Foundation claims comparison of figures with information from the Cancer Drugs
Fund in England, shows there is a cross-border divide in access to cancer treatment, with people in Wales four times less likely to receive a newer cancer drug
on the NHS than people in England.
The cancer drug
approvals group agreed to the request from clinicians who treat patients with blood cancer.
Onco TCS is being evaluated in several phase II clinical trials as a treatment for first-line NHL, relapsed small cell lung cancer, relapsed Hodgkin's disease, relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia, relapsed pediatric malignancies, relapsed NHL in combination with the approved cancer drug
Rituxan (rituximab), and relapsed NHL in combination with the approved cancer drug
With 1 million women worldwide taking it, Tamoxifen is one of the most widely used cancer drugs
But large doses of nutrients combined with traditional cancer drugs
appear to work synergistically in animal studies, say Schwartz, of the National Institute of Dental Research in Bethesda, Md.
Fore Pharma's latest report Global Brain Cancer Drug
Pipeline Capsule - 2012' is an outline of all the key research and development (R&D) activities of the global Brain Cancer drug
A FRESH row has broken out over cancer drug
spending in Wales with the Welsh Government being accused of limiting access to potentially life-saving medications.
has been spearheaded by Kate Spall, who fought health chiefs in North Wales for funding for the kidney cancer drug
Nexavar for her mother, Pamela Northcott.
com/research/8p4b7q/global_gastric_can) has announced the addition of the "Global Gastric Cancer Drug
Pipeline Capsule - 2012" report to their offering.
5 SCIENCE, investigators say two drug-resistant, malignant cell lines became three to four times more sensitive to a common cancer drug
, adriamycin, after being treated with an inhibitor called buthionine sulfoximine that blocks the glutathione redox cycle.