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16 Ottobre 2017

FDA Approval Sought for Apalutamide in Prostate Cancer

October 11, 2017 – A new drug application (NDA) has been submitted to the FDA for apalutamide (ARN-509) for the treatment of non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC), according to Janssen Biotech, the manufacturer of the next-generation oral androgen receptor inhibitor. Apalutamide inhibits the action of testosterone in prostate cancer cells and prevents androgen from binding to the androgen receptor. Currently, there are no FDA-approved treatments … (leggi tutto)