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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, largest India-based generic pharmaceutical companies, has received approval from the US FDA for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for generic version of Novartis’ Gleevec. 69 more words
Ninety-five percent of all patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), carry a Frankenstein-like gene, called BCR-ABL, created from an abnormal fusion of two genes normally found on two separate chromosomes. 714 more words
Oncologist and writer Siddhartha Mukherjee suggests that what doctors fight against isn’t so much disease — it’s their own biases.
In the summer of 2003, I finished my three-year residency in internal medicine and began a fellowship in oncology. 408 more words
Nancy Schepers and her husband were driving to a family wedding in Windsor in 2012 when her cellphone rang with an urgent and stunning message from her doctor. 1,052 more words
Health Insurance can be a love/hate relationship. I am fortunate to work for an insurance company and I get my insurance at a discounted rate but it’s still very expensive. 409 more words