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  • n. A particular antineoplastic drug.

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Examples

  • The drug, called trabectedin, also called Yondelis, can extend the lives of people with cancers in their soft tissues such as fat and muscle, by an average of three months.

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  • A second trial is analyzing in vitro and in vivo activity of trabectedin in a group of 67 human tumors with a view to identify a common genetic profile and pinpoint Yondelis (R) - sensitive tumors.

    Medindia Health News

  • Two trials provided new data on Yondelis (R) (trabectedin), a marine-based anti-tumor drug currently produced by chemical synthesis.

    Medindia Health News

  • Yondelis (R) (trabectedin) has European Commission approval for advanced and metastatic soft tissue sarcoma (STS) and for recurrent platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer in combination with Doxil/Caelyx.

    Medindia Health News

  • New data suggests that overexpression of the wild-type ERCC5 gene may be a predictor of beneficial effects of trabectedin in patients with advanced STS.

    Medindia Health News

  • Yondelis (R) (trabectedin) has European Commission approval for advanced and metastatic soft tissue sarcoma (STS) and for recurrent platinum-sensitive

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Nice) has reversed an earlier decision on the drug trabectedin after the manufacturers agreed to a cost-reducing scheme.

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  • In the latest example, Nice has today announced approval of trabectedin, a drug for soft tissue sarcoma, a rare cancer that can occur anywhere in the body, after the Spanish manufacturer, PharmaMar, agreed a deal which could halve the cost to the NHS.

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  • ET-743 (trabectedin, Yondelis®) and PM00104 (Zalypsis®) are marine derived compounds that have antitumor activity.

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  • Centocor Ortho Biotech Products continues to believe trabectedin has an important role in the treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer.

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