1. Alunbrig (brigatinib) approved in Europe for another type of lung cancer

    The European Commission has approved Alunbrig (brigatinib) for the treatment of a specific type of lung cancer.

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  2. Bavencio (avelumab) misses ovarian cancer trial endpoints

    A late-stage study testing Bavencio (avelumab) has failed to meet its primary endpoints in patients with certain forms of ovarian cancer.

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  3. Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) helps preserve hand and arm function in PPMS

    In an exploratory study Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) slowed down loss of function in the upper extremities for patients with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS).

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  4. Supporting the Named Patient: Healthcare professionals

    Doctors hold the key to access new medicines.

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  5. Supporting the Named Patient: How we do it

    How we find and ship medicines on behalf of patients.

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  6. PRESS RELEASE: الفحص المبكر وإمكانية التخلص من سرطان الثدي

    Gulf Press Release

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  7. PRESS RELEASE: Neelie Kroes en Willemijn Verloop versterken


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  8. PRESS RELEASE: wins new hearts, minds and funding

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  9. Newly approved in the EU: Durvalumab (Imfinzi) an immunotherapy for Stage III Lung Cancer

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  10. Where data and humanity meet: an algorithm to improve medicine pricing models

    Industry NewsHow two professors imagine a better world for stakeholders in the medical industry. 

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  11. Mystery around a high-risk leukaemia solved

    "These results offer a leap in understanding about this disease that provides a genetically based framework for designing clinical trials to develop more effective treatments of MPAL," 

    High-Risk Leukaemia

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  12. New method promises fewer side effects from cancer drugs

    "In short, it will help produce drugs where we can be far more confident about where modifications are being made, so that side effects can be minimized in the future"

    Fewer Side Effects

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  13. What happens between availability and approval of medicines?

    TimeUnderstand why approval doesn’t necessarily mean availability and what you can do if a medicine is approved, but not available in your country.

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  14. Chinese ‘Buyers Club’ shines a light on access delays

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    Dying to Survive’ was an unlikely blockbuster, documenting the plight of a leukemia patient who puts himself at risk to import costly cancer drugs for himself and his fellow countrymen.

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  15. Breast Cancer: New indicators found to help in prognosis for the most aggressive form

    Researchers report a successful classification of triple breast cancer patients, which for the first time, would allow doctors to discern between those who can be cured and those who might suffer a relapse. 

    Triple Negative Breast Cancer

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  16. CAR T cell approval may offer patients a new form of therapy

    Industry NewsAccording to study investigators, about a third of patients could benefit from this therapy that may offer remissions, relieve symptoms and save lives.

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  17. Stem cells as a new drug delivery tool for childhood brain cancer?

    "This is a great avenue of exploration, particularly for the 30 percent of children who struggle or don't make it with standard therapy."

    Stem Cell drug delivery in Brain Cancer

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  18. Deep brain stimulation leads to increased understanding of Parkinson's disease

    These findings increase our understanding of how the brain is affected by Parkinson's disease...

    Parkinsons' Deep Brain Stimulation

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  19. Study finds that new Multiple Sclerosis drug slows down brain shrinkage

    "These findings provide a glimmer of hope for people with a form of multiple sclerosis that causes long-term disability but does not have many treatment options,"

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  20. New study uses focussed ultrasound to deliver anti-cancer drugs across the blood brain barrier

    "By laying the groundwork for more rational design and deeper understanding of focused-ultrasound-based treatment, our work could help improve treatment of any brain tumor -- primary or metastatic -- and could also revolutionize approaches to immunotherapy of tumors by improving localized delivery of tumor-killing immune cells."

    Blood Brain research

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  21. Majority of former and current cancer patients are happy with their life

    "These findings of incredible mental flourishing even in the context of cancer is a wonderful testament to the resiliency of patients and an encouraging message for patients, their families and their health care providers" stated Fuller-Thomson.

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  22. Keeping cancer out of breath blocks drug resistance

    "The best part is that our combined drug candidate was so much more effective than one of the most powerful cancer drugs on the market," said Jonathan Sessler

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  23. Acute leukemia: Drug trials show 50% cure rate

    "We were thrilled to see such a dramatic change even after only a single dose of the new drug. Nearly all of the lab mice's leukemia signs disappeared overnight," said Professor Ben-Neriah.

    Drug Trials 50% Cure rate

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  24. Deleting two molecules boosts immune response

    "Our findings could provide an opportunity to improve future engineering of CAR T cells against tumors...."

    Cancer, 2 molecules

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  25. Genetic model could be the ideal new tool for testing Parkinson's disease therapies.

    "We believe we've found an approach that is most relevant to humans, in that our models of gene dysfunction mimic the etiology of Parkinson's disease rather than its pathology....

    News on Parkinsons

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  26. New research findings about Huntington's disease

    This opens up new treatment strategies for diseases that involve impairment of the body's ability to break down...

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  27. New subtype of multiple sclerosis discovered

    The breakthrough provides a better understanding of the individualized nature of the disease says the research team. 

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  28. PRESS RELEASE: مشروع اجتماعي يوفر إمكانية الوصول إلى الأدوية المعتمدة من وكالة الأدوية الأوروبية وإدارة الغذاء والدواء في منطقة الشرق الأوسط

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  29. A cup of strawberries a day keeps the doctor away?

    New research shows the benefit of eating fresh fruit on colon diseases like IBD.


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  30. PRESS RELEASE: Good News for Migraine Sufferers

    UK Press Release

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