Study Shows 14-Month Survival, Some Heart AEs for Breast Cancer Patients on Tykerb/Herceptin Combo | GenomeWeb

By Turna Ray

GlaxoSmithKline announced results
from a study last week showing that breast cancer patients on a combination regimen containing Tykerb and Herceptin experienced 14 months median survival. However, a few patients on the investigational combination treatment experienced serious cardiac events and one died as a result of pulmonary thromboembolism.

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