#ASCO19 roundup: AstraZeneca, Merck score another Lynparza hit
CHICAGO — Lynparza continues to be the big cancer drug success story that AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot so badly needs.
On Sunday, the pharma giant — along with their partners at Merck — released new data demonstrating that their leading PARP inhibitor spurred a significant increase in progression-free survival among BRCA-mutated pancreatic cancer patients when used as a frontline maintenance therapy.
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