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Bayer Secures One-Two Treatment For Liver Cancer After EU Approval

(Pharmafile [UK]) Aug 7, 2017 - Bayer has announced that it has received European Commission approval for its treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma, a type of liver cancer, as second-line treatment. This means that Stivarga will be available to use after Bayer’s other therapy, Nexavar, used in first-line treatment.

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Dean Gesme, MD (Posted: August 07, 2017)

quotesAfter a decade with only sorafenib for advanced HCC, it is refreshing to have several promising new targeted drugs and immunotherapies vying for first and second line status in this disease.quotes

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