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Last resort leukemia drug receives FDA approval

The FDA has approved Clolar (clofarabine) Intravenous Infusion for treatment of children aged 1 to 21 who have failed at least two previous cancer treatments for acute lymphocytic leukemia.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by CBS Market Watch

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About: Last resort leukemia drug receives FDA approval

Date: 29 December 2004

Source: CBS Market Watch

URL: http://cbs.marketwatch.com/news/newsfinder/pulseone.asp?guid=%7BD839AB77-CF11-4A25-B06D-2B50CC2C43C4%7D&siteid=google&dist=google

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This summary article refers to the following medical categories:

  • Cancer
  • Medication
  • Medication and cancer
  • Medication and acute lymphocytic leukemia

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