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FDA revokes approval of Avastin for breast cancer
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/18/2011 - 12:58pm.

video The Food and Drug Administration has declared the blockbuster drug Avastin should no longer be used in breast cancer patients because there's no proof it extends their lives - and it is causing dangerous side effects.

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Hearing may be end of road for breast cancer drug
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/27/2011 - 11:44am.

The best-selling cancer drug in the world comes under federal scrutiny once again this week, as drugmaker Roche makes a last-ditch effort to keep its drug Avastin approved for breast cancer, despite evidence that it is ineffective against the disease.

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