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FDA approves first biosimilar to Roche cancer drug Rituxan

(Reuters) – Celltrion Inc’s Truxima on Wednesday became the first biosimilar to Roche Holding AG’s $ 7-billion-per-year cancer drug Rituxan to be approved in the United States to treat non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Celltrion is seen at company’s headquarters in Incheon, South Korea, October 28, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji The approval by the… Read More »

First Images from EXPLORER Total-Body Positron Emission Tomography Scanner

An amazing new PET/CT scanner has produced its first images of human subjects, giving scientists and clinicians new opportunities to treat cancer and other diseases. The EXPLORER is a high sensitivity total-body positron emission tomography scanner developed by a collaboration of many different scientists. It is capable of imaging the entire human body in less… Read More »