The continuing search for impactful chemotherapies in HRPC

In March this year it was announced that the combination of bevacizumab (Avastin) with docetaxel and prednisone had no benficial impact (in a large Phase III trial) on the overall survival of men with hormone-refractory prostate cancer (HRPC) compared to docetaxel + prednisone alone. There are, naturally, hopes that the outcome might be different if one adds a third drug into the mix. … READ MORE …