TITLE

FDA approves pemetrexed plus cisplatin for non-squamous NSCLC

AUTHOR(S)
Langer, Corey J.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;10/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that approval has been given by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for pemetrexed plus cisplatin as first-line therapy for locally advanced metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients with nonsquamous history. The substance has not been approved for patients with squamous cell NSCLC.
ACCESSION #
34781525

 

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