New study to evaluate to evaluate the safety and efficacy of ADXS-PSA as monotherapy and in combination with pembrolizumab in a Phase 1/2 study of patients with previously treated metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer. Doctors find that Cholesterol Lowering Statin Drugs may Improve Survival From Colon Cancer
Colon cancer patients who took statins such as Lipitor and Zocor had a 29 percent lower risk of dying from their cancer compared to non-users FDA Approves New Treatment Options for Low Grade Lymphoma’s and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Gilead Sciences has confirmed FDA approval of Zydelig (idelalisib) for relapsed chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), follicular lymphoma (FL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL). Risks May Outweigh Benefits in Surveillance Screening of Elderly with Colon Cancer History
Researchers reported that patients over 75 with a history of colon polyps or cancer undergoing surveillance colonoscopies are at an increased risk for post-procedure hospitalizations as compared to younger patients with similar histories. Velcade Approved for Retreatment in Multiple Myeloma
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Velcade® (bortezomib) for the retreatment of adult patients with multiple myeloma who had previously responded to Velcade therapy and relapsed at least six months following completion of prior Velcade treatment.
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