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Novartis, determined to dethrone Pfizer, will launch bold Kisqali-Ibrance head-to-head trial in breast cancer

Despite two life extension wins, Novartis still finds it tough to convince doctors to use its breast cancer drug Kisqali over Pfizer’s first-to-market Ibrance. Now, …

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Merck’s Keytruda scores first-in-class nod in early triple-negative breast cancer despite FDA’s prior reluctance

The FDA had reservations about Merck & Co.’s proposed use of Keytruda around surgery for patients with early triple-negative breast cancer. But less than three …

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Novartis’ breast cancer drug Kisqali succeeds in phase 3 study in premenopausal women

Novartis’ Kisqali (ribociclib) combination therapy has succeeded in a phase 3 study in premenopausal women with hormone-receptor positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 negative (HR+/HER2-) …

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New Swedish study results at SABCS show DiviTum ® blood test reduces waiting times for evaluating breast cancer treatment

Results from a study of 142 women with newly diagnosed metastatic breast cancer will be presented by researchers from Lund University at the world’s biggest …

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