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March 23rd, 2016

FDA Approves Imbruvica for First Line Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

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Learn more about other FDA Approvals for CLL here. Find more information on CLL here. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Imbruvica® (ibrutinib) for first-line use in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). The approval means that there is, for the first time, a chemotherapy-free option for initial treatment of CLL.1 Chronic lymphocytic […]

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