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Aboriginal heritage, sons’ disabilities a ‘double whammy’ in seeking treatment

THE “double whammy” of being an Aboriginal mother of two sons who have intellectual disabilities has led sub-standard health care, Narelle Reynolds told the disability royal commission this week. The Wiradjuri woman, who formally lived in Dubbo, was called as a witness to the commission’s Sydney hearing on Monday. There she told commissioners how her… Read More »

FDA Approves Genentech’s Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy (Abraxane and Carboplatin) for The Initial Treatment of Metastatic Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Print this page South San Francisco, CA — December 3, 2019 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Tecentriq (atezolizumab) in combination with chemotherapy (Abraxane ® [paclitaxel protein-bound; nab-paclitaxel] and carboplatin) for the initial (first-line) treatment of adults… Read More »