FDA approves first treatment for rare adrenal tumors

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print

FDA approved Azedra (iobenguane I 131) injection for intravenous use for the treatment of adults and adolescents age 12 and older with pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma that cannot be surgically removed, have spread beyond the original tumor site and require systemic anticancer therapy.

To access this subscriber-only content please log in or renew you subscription.

Looking for IP Login? Our IP Login system is now automatic. If your institution has a site license, please log in from on site or via your VPN to access this content.

Login Subscribe

YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN

President Joe Biden’s proposed Advanced Research Projects Agency-Health would be a welcome partner to NCI—particularly in conducting large, collaborative clinical investigations, NCI Director Ned Sharpless said.“I think having ARPA-H as part of the NIH is good for the NCI,” Sharpless said April 11 in his remarks at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. “How this would fit with the ongoing efforts in cancer at the NCI is still something to work out.”

Login