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A miracle drug!

Friday, March 10, 2017 17:35
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Glenn Reynolds links to an article by Maggie Fox at NBC News.

Everyone hopes and wishes for that last-minute cancer breakthrough that will save doomed patients. It almost never actually happens. With Gleevec, it did.

The once-a-day pill turned chronic myelogenous leukemia, or CML, from a certain death sentence into a manageable disease. Now data shows it's helped 83 percent of patients live 10 years or longer, even with side-effects that include a characteristic rash, nausea and fatigue.

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Source: http://bobagard.blogspot.com/2017/03/a-miracle-drug.html

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