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Merck scores expanded NICE recommendation in head, neck and oral cancer

05:22 EDT 8 Aug 2017 | Pharmafile

Merck has announced its approval of NICE’s decision to expand its recommendation of Erbitux (cetuximab) to include its use as a first-line treatment for recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN) of the oral cavity, when used in combination with platinum-based chemotherapy.

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