Items Tagged ‘DTIC’

October 20th, 2015

Yondelis® Bests Standard Therapy in Liposarcoma and Leiomyosarcoma


The chemotherapy agent, Yondelis® (trabectedine), improves outcomes compared to the standard agent, DTIC (dacarbazine), in patients with advanced liposarcoma or leiomyosarcoma that has recurred or progressed following prior therapies. These results were recently published as a “rapid communication” in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Liposarcoma and leiomyosarcoma are both types of soft-tissue sarcomas.  Soft tissue […]

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Tags: dacarbazine, DTIC, leiomyosarcoma, liposarcoma, News, Sarcoma, Soft Tissue Sarcomas, trabectedine, yondelis