US FDA approves cabazitaxel for late-stage prostate cancer

Somewhat “out of the blue,” the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), earlier today, approved Sanofi-Aventis’s “second-generation” taxane, cabazitaxel (Jevtana®) in combination with prednisone for the treatment of men with metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) who have already progressed after treatment with docetaxel. … READ MORE …