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'Breakthrough' lung cancer drug made available on NHS

About 300 patients in England and Wales eligible for drug that can lead to ‘unprecedented’ reduction in tumours A last-chance drug that can lead to an “unprecedented” reduction in lung cancer tumours has become available on the NHS. Tagrisso (osimertinib) was granted a licence only in February and has been hailed as a breakthrough drug by manufacturer AstraZeneca. Continue reading...
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