Merck's Keytruda helps lung cancer patients live longer in trial
Monday, 9 April 2018 () (Reuters) - Merck & Co's blockbuster drug Keytruda helped previously untreated lung cancer patients live longer in a late-stage trial, potentially cementing its position as the dominant player in the lucrative lung cancer market.
Apr.16 -- Merck & Co. is cementing its lead in lung cancer therapy, fending off rival Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. after new data that could reshape treatment of the deadly disease. Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."
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