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May 7, 2018

FDA Approves Tafinlar® + Mekinist® for Adjuvant Treatment of BRAF V600-mutant Stage III Melanoma

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CancerConnect News: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Tafinlar® (dabrafenib) in combination with Mekinist® (trametinib) for the adjuvant treatment of patients with stage III melanoma with BRAF V600E or V600K mutations, as detected by an FDA-approved test.1 About Melanoma  Stage III melanoma includes cancers of any thickness that have spread to the […]

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