FDA’s Accelerated Approval of Drug for Tumors With dMMR Deficiency (Advanced Solid Tumors)

August 19, 2021

We are pleased to report of a promising development for appendix cancer patients with a tumor identified as having a mismatch repair deficiency (or “dMMR”). This week, FDA granted accelerated approval for a drug to treat recurrent or advanced solid tumors having a dMMR for which patients have no satisfactory treatment options. Specifically, FDA has granted approval to GlaxoSmithKline’s drug...

Lighting Cities Amber For Appendix Cancer

August 13, 2021

ACPMP is thrilled to announce that SUNDAY, August 15th, multiple bridges in Boston, Massachusetts and Minneapolis, Minnesota will be lit up in AMBER for Appendix Cancer Awareness Month! Boston, Massachusetts Zakim Bridge - Boston, MA Longfellow Bridge - Boston, MA Fore River Bridge - Quincy/Weymouth, MA Burns Bridge - Worcester, MA Minneapolis, Minnesota I-35W - Minneapolis, MN Lowry Ave Bridge...