TITLE

A Pfizer Inc

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
MondayMorning;5/21/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Xalkori drug from Pfizer Inc. has been found eradicated signs of malignancy in some kids with rare tumors of the nerves, blood and soft tissue. According to Michael Link, a Stanford University pediatric cancer specialist and president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, it is a glimpse of the new paradigm of cancer drug development.
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75653532

 

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