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The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has announced its recommendation of MSD’s immunotherapy drug Keytruda (pembrolizumab) for the treatment of patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer who have undergone at least one chemotherapy.
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In order to become availible to pateints, drugs need to undergo a number of phases of clinical trials to test their efficacy and safty and to then be authorised by the drug approval organistion in each respective country. This is the FDA in the USA and N...
Biological therapy involves the use of living organisms, substances derived from living organisms, or laboratory-produced versions of such substances to treat disease. Some biological therapies for cancer use vaccines or bacteria to stimulate the body&rs...
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