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Clovis Oncology's cancer drug Rubraca succeeds in key study

June 19, 2017, 1:39 am by Reuters Health News

(Reuters) - Clovis Oncology Inc said its ovarian cancer drug Rubraca slowed disease progression in patients who had undergone initial treatment in a late-stage trial, paving the way for expanding the use of the therapy.


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