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The FDA and Childhood Cancer – Part 2

This is part 2 of the Jonathan Agin series, “Childhood Cancer – My Road Map” Being sent to an emergency room to have a CT scan performed on your two-year-old child is frightening. Being brought into a small cramped room … Continue reading

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Cancer Drug’s Valley of Death – Where is it, What is it?

To truly understand the problems with development of drugs specific to childhood cancer, and rare disease in general, examine the FDA’s Therapeutic Development Pipeline below. ┬áThe pipeline represents the normal development of an average drug. ┬áThe average successful drug will … Continue reading

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