Anthracycline News and Research

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Anthracycline is a type of antibiotic that comes from certain types of Streptomyces bacteria. Anthracyclines are used to treat many types of cancer. Anthracyclines damage the DNA in cancer cells, causing them to die. Daunorubicin, doxorubicin, and epirubicin are anthracyclines.
Great news for breast cancer patients

Great news for breast cancer patients

Herceptin - more powerful treatment for patients with HER-2-positive breast cancer

Herceptin - more powerful treatment for patients with HER-2-positive breast cancer

Launch date announced for Abraxane to treat metastatic breast cancer

Launch date announced for Abraxane to treat metastatic breast cancer

FDA approves Abraxane for metastatic breast cancer

FDA approves Abraxane for metastatic breast cancer

MGI PHARMA acquires Aesgen for $32 million

MGI PHARMA acquires Aesgen for $32 million

First patient dosed with Tesmilifene in pivotal breast cancer study

First patient dosed with Tesmilifene in pivotal breast cancer study