Keyword: breast cancer treatment


Roche to Buy US Biotech Firm Seragon for up to $1.7 Billion

03.07.2014 - Swiss-based Roche Holding AG plans to pay up to $1.73 billion to buy Seragon Pharmaceuticals, a privately-held US biotech company that researches breast cancer treatments. Roche...


Roche Breast Cancer Drug Gets U.S. Pre-Surgery Approval

02.10.2013 - U.S. health regulators expanded the approval of Roche's breast cancer drug Perjeta and will now allow its use to help shrink tumors prior to surgery, the FDA said. The decision...


Novartis Drug Afinitor Gets EU Nod for Breast Cancer

30.07.2012 - Novartis drug Afinitor, expected to become a major seller for the Swiss drugmaker, was approved by European regulators to treat women with a certain type of breast cancer, the...