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  1. What’s after platinum-based chemo?

    Dandelion (conceptual)A closer look at the function and efficicacy of niraparib as a maintenace treatment.

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  2. News for metastatic melanoma patients

    There are a number of medicines available for melanoma patients. In this article we examine one newer medicine and discuss it's efficacy and use. 

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  3. Why is niraparib (Zejula) important for women with recurrent ovarian cancer?

    The European Medicines Agency has recently approved Niraparib (Zejula) for use in the European Union as a treatment for women struggling with a specific type of advanced ovarian cancer known as high-grade serous epithelial ovarian cancer, which includes cancers that affect the peritoneum and/or the fallopian tubes.

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  4. What’s the difference between a brand name and a generic medicine?

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    When a new medicine gets approved for use and for sale in a specific region, it’s usually given a brand name by the pharmaceutical company who discovered or developed it.

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  5. 10 Things You Need to Know About Lung Cancer

    In 2015, an estimated 221,200 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with lung cancer, which is 13 percent of all cancer diagnoses.

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  6. Why is there often a substantial delay in getting access to new medicines – even after they are approved?

    We talk to Sera, our Medicines Sourcing Manager about why drug delays happen...

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  7. The Parcel of Success

    Why every little package is a big deal

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  8. What is alectinib (Alecensa) and why is the latest news a positive step for lung cancer patients?

    How effective is alectinib (Alecensa)? The latest news and updates

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  9. For those who are searching: hop online

     We live in an age where you can hop online to order a new brand of lipstick if it hasn’t been released yet in your country. 

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  10. Telling your child you have cancer

    Suggestions from cancer survivors and their children

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  11. Dealing with a Diagnosis

    Online counsellor Nicole Hind shares how to help our brains and bodies deal with a diagnosis.

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  12. How effective is Radicava/Radicut (edaravone) for ALS?

    An easy-to-understand infographic displaying the results from the clinical trial

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  13. Radicava is now available in the US – What does this mean for me?

    For US patients and patients worldwide with ALS.

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  14. ALS awareness month

    What did we get up to, and what's next?

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  15. 5 things you need to know about multiple sclerosis (MS)

    Get the latest news on MS research, the FDA approval of Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) for both relapsing and progressive forms of MS, insights and resources.

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