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FDA approves first drug for tumors tied to breast cancer genes

Medical Xpress - Fri 12 Jan 18

(HealthDay)—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the first drug aimed at treating metastatic breast cancers linked to the BRCA gene mutation.

US OKs 1st drug aimed at women with inherited breast cancer

AP - Fri 12 Jan 18

U.S. regulators have approved the first drug aimed at women with advanced breast cancer caused by an inherited flawed gene....

US OKs 1st drug aimed at women with inherited breast cancer, AP - Fri 12 Jan 18

FDA approves expanded use of AstraZeneca cancer drug

Reuters - Fri 12 Jan 18

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it has approved expanded use of AstraZeneca Plc's cancer drug Lynparza to include patients with metastatic breast cancer whose ...

U.S. FDA approves expanded use of AstraZeneca breast cancer drug, Reuters - Fri 12 Jan 18

Olaparib OK'd for Metastatic Breast Ca with Mutated BRCA

MedPageToday - Fri 12 Jan 18

(MedPage Today) -- First PARP inhibitor to win breast cancer indication