HGS drug doesn't extend survival for lung cancer patients in study

03/18/2010 | Reuters

Cancer drug mapatumumab did not boost the efficacy of chemotherapy drugs paclitaxel and carboplatin in improving progression-free survival for patients with nonsmall-cell lung cancer during a midstage trial. Human Genome Sciences, maker of mapatumumab, tested the combination as a first-line therapy.

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