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Bevacizumab is a recombinant humanized monoclonal antibody directed against the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), a pro-angiogenic cytokine. Bevacizumab binds to VEGF and inhibits VEGF receptor binding, thereby preventing the growth and maintenance of tumor blood vessels.
Brits denied new targeted bowel cancer drugs

Brits denied new targeted bowel cancer drugs

Cancer stem cells spur glioma angiogenesis, could hold key to brain tumor therapy

Cancer stem cells spur glioma angiogenesis, could hold key to brain tumor therapy

Trial of paclitaxel with or without bevacizumab as first-line therapy for locally recurrent or metastatic breast cancer

Trial of paclitaxel with or without bevacizumab as first-line therapy for locally recurrent or metastatic breast cancer

Avastin trial for pancreatic tumors

Avastin trial for pancreatic tumors

Targeted cancer therapies: Another step forward

Targeted cancer therapies: Another step forward

Targeted cancer therapies: Another step forward

Targeted cancer therapies: Another step forward

First study to confirm the benefit of anti-angiogenic therapy in patients with breast cancer

First study to confirm the benefit of anti-angiogenic therapy in patients with breast cancer

Giving patients both chemotherapy and radiation in the beginning of treatment may help cancer patients live longer

Giving patients both chemotherapy and radiation in the beginning of treatment may help cancer patients live longer

Tumor vasculature has become an attractive target in the treatment of cancer.

Tumor vasculature has become an attractive target in the treatment of cancer.

Bevacizumab (Avastin) combined with low-dose chemotherapy slows ovarian cancer

Bevacizumab (Avastin) combined with low-dose chemotherapy slows ovarian cancer

Bevacizumab plus chemo extends survival beyond one year for large group of advanced lung cancer patients

Bevacizumab plus chemo extends survival beyond one year for large group of advanced lung cancer patients

Drug combo gives lung cancer patients longer life

Drug combo gives lung cancer patients longer life

Bevacizumab (Avastin) in combination with standard chemotherapy helps advanced lung cancer sufferers

Bevacizumab (Avastin) in combination with standard chemotherapy helps advanced lung cancer sufferers

Good results in new lung cancer treatment

Good results in new lung cancer treatment

New cancer drug Avastin keeps cancer under control

New cancer drug Avastin keeps cancer under control

Avastin available across Europe within the next few weeks

Avastin available across Europe within the next few weeks

Avastin plus Folfox4 chemotherapy significantly extends survival in second-line metastatic colorectal cancer

Avastin plus Folfox4 chemotherapy significantly extends survival in second-line metastatic colorectal cancer

Genentech announces FDA approval of Avastin manufacturing

Genentech announces FDA approval of Avastin manufacturing

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer