IVAX PAXENE PACLITAXEL WILL NOT RECEIVE FINAL APPROVAL UNTIL 2004, FDA SAYS; PARING OF NON-CORE BUSINESSES CONTINUES WITH SALE OF SOFT GEL MANUFACTURING
Marketing of Ivax/NaPro's paclitaxel brand Paxene has been blocked by the orphan drug exclusivity granted to Bristol-Myers Squibb for Taxol (paclitaxel) in the treatment of Kaposi's sarcoma.
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