AstraZeneca lung cancer drug delays disease by more than a year

April 17, 2015 7:00 AM

4 0

LONDON, April 17 (Reuters) - An experimental lung cancer pill from AstraZeneca delays disease progression by more than a year, according to new data presented at a medical meeting on Friday.

AZD9291, which the company expects to file for U.S. approval in the second quarter of 2015, is one of a number of cancer medicines AstraZeneca is hoping will rebuild its sales following patent losses on older drugs.

Also read: Vedanta to invest 200 bln rupees over 3 yrs to expand aluminium capacity

Read more

To category page

Loading...