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Many New Oncology Drugs In 2012, With Prices That Test The Limits

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More than a dozen new molecular entities launched for the treatment of cancer in 2012, advancing care for seriously ill people, but many carry price tags of $100,000 per year or more for treatment, escalating debate over cost of care and how best to direct limited healthcare resources.

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