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Cancer: antitumor effects of octreotide LAR, a somatostatin analog
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Sciences, Internal Medicine. (Kjell l Öberg)
2010 (English)In: Nature reviews. Endocrinology, ISSN 1759-5029, Vol. 6, no 4, 188-189 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Treatment of nonfunctioning neuroendocrine tumors with somatostatin analogs has been controversial, given the low antitumor effects of these drugs. The ProMid study group now reports that octreotide lar (long-acting release) has a substantial antitumor effect, with longer progression-free survival compared with placebo in patients with well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors and low tumor burden.

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2010. Vol. 6, no 4, 188-189 p.
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-129580DOI: 10.1038/nrendo.2010.3ISI: 000275959300003PubMedID: 20336162OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-129580DiVA: diva2:344362
Available from: 2010-08-19 Created: 2010-08-19 Last updated: 2010-09-22Bibliographically approved

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