MDx/CDx Focus: Positive Data for Trastuzumab Emtansine; Veracyte Gets NY OK for Afirma Thyroid Dx | GenomeWeb

With Positive Survival Data, Genentech Crossing over EMILIA Patients on Lapatinib/Capecitabine Combo to T-DM1

The latest results from a late-stage clinical trial show that breast cancer patients receiving Genentech's trastuzumab emtansine, or T-DM1, lived "significantly" longer than those treated with a combination of Genentech's Xeloda (capecitabine) and GlaxoSmithKline's Tykerb (lapatinib).

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