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Columbia Presbyterian Researchers Show Prostate Cancer Drug Significantly Arrests Tumor Growth With Minimal Side Effects

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October 3, 2001
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Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
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The results of a clinical study of the effects of Exisulind, a new drug that has been shown to slow tumor growth in men with advanced prostate cancer, are being published in the September issue of The Journal of Urology. The study is the first of its kind to show a significant effect of a new class of drugs that may stabilize progressive, recurrent disease in patients with advanced prostate cancer.

NEW YORK, NY, - The results of a clinical study of the effects of Exisulind, a new drug that has been shown to slow tumor growth in men with advanced prostate cancer, are being published in the September issue of The Journal of Urology. The study is the first of its kind to show a significant effect of a new class of drugs that may stabilize progressive, recurrent disease in patients with advanced prostate cancer.


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Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons. (2001, October 3). Columbia Presbyterian Researchers Show Prostate Cancer Drug Significantly Arrests Tumor Growth With Minimal Side Effects. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/10/011003064106.htm
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