Yesterday, the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee issued its recommendation to the FDA on the use of Avastin for the treatment of breast cancer: no. Based on clinical trial results, ODAC members voted unanimously that the
Archives for June 2011
The process is known as data mining, and it’s controversial.
Human Rights Watch has just issued a new report, Global State of Pain Treatment, evaluating the state of palliative care worldwide. The report is a survey of palliative care experts in 40 countries, and maps
Without question, the recent approvals of telaprevir (Vertex) and boceprevir (Merck) for the treatment of hepatitis C infection marks the beginning of a new time for hepatitis C. This advance is genuinely significant, and after