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  • n. A derivative of podophyllotoxin that is used in the treatment of some cancers by inhibiting mitosis

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  • These include anti-cancer drugs such as etoposide, the beta blockers atenolol, celiprolol and talinolol, and the antibiotics ciprofloxacin, levo-floxacin and itraconazole.

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  • Interestingly, rapamycin did not prevent cell death induced by DNA damaging agents such as etoposide and UV.

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  • Dr. Womer shepherded the introduction of etoposide and ifosphamide into the therapy of Ewing sarcoma, which together with standard therapy, is curing 60 to 70 percent of patients with this tumor.

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  • Vinblastine and prednisone in significant quantities, and traces of etoposide.

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  • —Cancer patient; presence of vinblastine and prednisone in significant quantities, traces of etoposide.

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  • He was told he would be taking a cocktail of three drugs—bleomycin, etoposide, and cisplatin.

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  • SuperGen clinical investigators are currently screening patients who have either not responded to platinum/etoposide treatment or who have relapsed shortly after such treatment.

  • SuperGen presented the final results of the Phase Ib trial of amuvatinib in combination with standard of care chemotherapy, including platinum etoposide at the American Society of Clinical Oncology or ASCO Annual Meeting this past June.

  • MCC in a pivotal trial when administered first line in combination with carboplatin plus etoposide.

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  • Initiated a Phase I/II trial to assess IMGN901, used in combination with carboplatin plus etoposide, for the first-line treatment of small-cell lung cancer SCLC.

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