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FDA Grants Hearing To Appeal Avastin Breast Cancer Withdrawal

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

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Genentech and FDA will argue over revoking the accelerated approval for breast cancer before ODAC, which voted to remove the indication last July.

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