FRIDAY, Oct. 12 (HealthDay News) -- Abraxane (paclitaxel protein-bound) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration -- in combination with the drug carboplatin -- to treat advanced or spreading non-small cell lung cancer among people who aren't candidates for surgery or radiation therapy, the agency said Friday.
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Abraxane was first approved in 2005 to treat breast cancer.
Abraxane is produced by Celgene Corp., based in Summit, N.J.
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