Items Tagged ‘Sarcoma’

March 28, 2018

Nexavar Improves Survival for Patients with Rare Sarcomas

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Interim results from a randomized clinical trial for patients with desmoid tumors or aggressive fibromatosis (DT/DF) show that the drug Nexavar (sorafenib tosylate) extended progression-free survival compared with a placebo. Progression-free survival is the length of time patients lived before their disease worsened. Based on these interim results, the data and safety monitoring board overseeing […]

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