ASCO guidance recommends Iressa
American Society of Clinical Oncology recommends use of AstraZeneca's Iressa for treatment of non-small cell lung cancer in updated guidance published in 1Journal of Clinical Oncology. FDA approved Iressa (gefinitib) May 5 (2"The Pink Sheet" May 12, 2003, p. 7)...
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