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Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial

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Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial Credit: CC0 Public Domain An experimental medication that was recently shown to slow the progression of the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease, has now demonstrated the potential …

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Atezolizumab prolongs survival in NSCLC with PD-L1 expression

Atezolizumab prolongs survival in NSCLC with PD-L1 expression

Atezolizumab prolongs survival in NSCLC with PD-L1 expression Atezolizumab prolongs survival in NSCLC with PD-L1 expression (HealthDay)—For patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with programmed death ligand 1 (PD-L1) expression, treatment with atezolizumab results in longer overall survival than chemotherapy, according to a study published in the Oct. 1 …

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Belgium prolongs coronavirus lockdown

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Belgium on Wednesday extended its stay-at-home order to curb the coronavirus until at least May 3 and banned mass gatherings—concerts, festivals and sporting events—until the end of August. The lockdown has seen schools, bars and restaurants closed since mid-March, whilte the country’s per capita death rate …

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