Approximately 50 percent of Orphan Drug Designation for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma Eli Lilly and Company announced today that the European Medicines Agency has granted enzastaurin, an investigational, multi-targeted, cancer drugs, orphan drug status for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma . Although rare, DLBCL is the most common subtype of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma , of which approximately 50 percent of patients at high risk of recurrence within three years after receiving first-line therapy. An International Prognostic Index score is a criterion of a patient is determined oncologists.
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