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AstraZeneca gets breakthrough status for blood cancer drug

22:41 EDT 31 Jul 2017 | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca said on Tuesday that U.S. regulators had awarded its blood cancer drug acalabrutinib "breakthrough" status for the treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma, a rare type of blood cancer.

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