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Investigational Therapy Gets Fast Track Status for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

Investigational Therapy Gets Fast Track Status for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

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A Phase 1 study in healthy volunteers showed a favorable safety profile with no serious adverse events.

FDA to Review Novel Opioid Analgesic for Chronic Low Back Pain

FDA to Review Novel Opioid Analgesic for Chronic Low Back Pain

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This novel agent has low permeability across the blood-brain barrier, which slows its rate of entry into the brain and reduces dopamine release.

Mirvetuximab Gets Fast Track Status for Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer

Mirvetuximab Gets Fast Track Status for Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer

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Mirvetuximuab soravtansine uses a humanized FRα-binding antibody to target antibody-drug conjugates specifically to FRα-expressing cancer cells and a potent anti-tumor agent, DM4, to kill the targeted cancer cells.

New App Lets Consumers Order STD Tests and Get Treatment via Telemedicine

New App Lets Consumers Order STD Tests and Get Treatment via Telemedicine

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Results - including the date you were checked and a list of what you were checked for - can be shared by users through text, e-mail or on dating profiles.

Post-Op Pain Treatment Gets Breakthrough Therapy Designation

Post-Op Pain Treatment Gets Breakthrough Therapy Designation

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The Company indicated that they will work towards an New Drug Application submission for the treatment in the second half of 2018.

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