Dr Chapman said it was too early to be talking about a cure for advanced melanoma, but that drug had potential. ‘Many of us believe that a drug such as this would ultimately be part of the regimen, but that people might need additional drugs with it to comprehensive the cure. At this time we are seeing dramatic responses but it’s prematurily. To state whether we’ve actually healed people because most sufferers still have evidence of some level of tumour on the skin. I think that is a huge step forward; whether or not it’ll be sufficient alone remains to be seen really.’..The Kaiser Daily Wellness Policy Report is published for Kaisernetwork.org, a free of charge services of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2006 Advisory Board Firm and Kaiser Family Foundation. All rights reserved.
More Evidence Daily Tablet Can Prevent HIV Transmission: – WEDNESDAY, Sept. 9, 2015 – – There’s more data showing a daily HIV medication called Truvada may prevent HIV-negative gay males at high-risk for infection from contracting the AIDS-causing virus. The treatment, referred to as pre-exposure prophylaxis , is very effective at preventing fresh HIV infections and should be added to the HIV prevention toolkit for gay men vulnerable to HIV infection, British researchers reported in the Sept.