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Health News for 06/02/13

June 02, 2013

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Experimental Drug Shows Benefits Against Melanoma in Early Study

A new drug called lambrolizumab appears to improve outcomes in patients with advanced melanoma, according to the results of a phase 1 trial.
Doubling Time on Tamoxifen Cuts Odds for Breast Cancer's Return: Study

When it comes to using the drug tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer's return, longer may be better for some patients, a new study finds.
Avastin May Boost Survival in Advanced Cervical Cancer: Study

The cancer drug Avastin may extend the lives a bit of women with advanced cervical cancer, a new study says.
Drug May Work Against Advanced Thyroid Cancer

A drug already used for advanced kidney and liver cancers may help slow the progression of thyroid cancers that do not respond to standard treatment, a new clinical trial finds.

 

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