Tag Archives: Cancer

Roche scores double cancer approval for new Bayer rival Rozlytrek

Roche’s targeted cancer drug Rozlytrek is officially cleared for U.S. launch—and in not one, but two indications. Thursday, the FDA green-lighted the medication to treat adults with ROS1-positive non-small cell lung cancer. Separately, it approved the product in both adults and children aged 12 and older with tough-to-treat NTRK fusion-positive tumors. For cancer powerhouse Roche,… Read More »

Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »