Immunotherapy treatments are becoming known alternatives to chemotherapy in cancer patients who have had little success with traditional cancer treatments. With mesothelioma, often times first line treatments have little effect because the cancer is typically in the advanced stages by the time it is detected. While there currently is no cure for mesothelioma, scientists and
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ERBITUX–Cetuximab–Receives FDA Approval to Treat Irinotecan Refractory or Intolerant Metastatic Colorectal Cancer; First-of-its-Kind Antibody Approved for Use in Combination with Irinotecan and As a Single Agent
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