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Investigational Drug May Prevent Life-Threatening Muscle Loss in Advanced Cancers (12-1-2015)
COLUMBUS, Ohio – New data describes how an experimental drug can stop life-threatening muscle wasting (cachexia) associated with advanced cancers and restore muscle health. The experimental agent, known... Continue Reading

Radiation After Lumpectomy Improves Outcomes Among Elderly with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (11-30-2015)
The addition of radiation therapy following a lumpectomy appears to significantly improve outcomes among elderly women with triple-negative breast cancer. These results were recently presented at the 2015... Continue Reading

FDA Approves Opdivo for Renal Cell Carcinoma (11-25-2015)
The FDA granted approval to nivolumab (Opdivo) for patients with renal cell carcinoma. Opdivo, a PD-1 inhibitor, was previously approved for the treatment of melanoma whose tumors express the BRAF V600... Continue Reading

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