BRIEF-FDA approves first cancer treatment for solid tumor with specific genetic feature

May 23 U.S. FDA:

* FDA approves first cancer treatment for any solid tumor with a specific genetic feature

* Says granted accelerated approval to treatment for patients whose cancers have a specific genetic feature (biomarker)

* Says granted accelerated approval of keytruda to merck & co Source text – (bit.ly/2qh6Wd2)

News Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/brief-fda-approves-first-cancer-treatmen-idUSFWN1IP0P5

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