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Questioning Stivarga’s Cost-Effectiveness In Colon Cancer

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The high cost of colon cancer drugs is once again under fire, this time with Bayer and Onyx in the hot seat. In a Lancet editorial accompanying pivotal trial results for regorafenib, U.K. authors doubt the modestly efficacious drug will ever prove cost-effectiveness in colon cancer, but that its role in GIST looks more compelling.

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