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Bayer/Onyx Pharma’s Nexavar Among MHLW’s Pre-Golden Week Approval Rush

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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Japan's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare's drug approval advisory body, the Pharmaceutical Affairs and Food Sanitization Council's second committee on new drugs April 27 recommended Bayer/Onyx Pharmaceuticals' Nexavar (sorafenib) for approval for the additional indication of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma

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