First Phase III Study of Combination Molecularly Targeted Drugs in Melanoma Meets Endpoint | GenomeWeb

Originally published June 2.

CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – Updated Phase III analysis showed that the combination of GlaxoSmithKline's BRAF inhibitor Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and MEK inhibitor Mekinist (trametinib) halted advanced melanoma patients' disease progression for three months longer than those on just Tafinlar, according to data presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting held here this week.

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