TITLE

Small cell lung cancer treatment receives orphan drug designation

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's designation of orphan drug to Amrubicin. The drug is considered a third-generation anthracycline analogue used for the treatment of small cell lung cancer. Being an orphan drug gives it seven years of reduction in regulatory fee, market exclusivity and support for research and development.
ACCESSION #
31705854

 

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