FDA approves first drug for breast cancer with BRCA geneFDA approved the first drug to treat certain patients with metastatic breast cancer who have a “BRCA” gene mutation.
Lynparza approved to treat advanced ovarian cancerFDA has approved olaparib (Lynparza, AstraZeneca) for the treatment of women with advanced ovarian cancer associated with defective BRCA genes, as determined by an FDA-approved test.