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Date:9/6/2012

n the ALIMTA arm, while those on the paclitaxel arm received bevacizumab as a single agent (n=298). 

Overall survival for patients randomized to the ALIMTA arm achieved a median overall survival of 12.6 months versus 13.4 months for patients on the paclitaxel arm (HR 1.00; p=0.949), a result that demonstrated no statistical difference. POINTBREAK showed a statistically significant improvement in progression-free survival (6.0 months versus 5.6 months [HR 0.83; p=0.012]) in the ALIMTA arm. Secondary objectives also included overall response rate (34.1% versus 33.0%) and disease control rate (65.9% versus 69.8%), which did not show a difference between the two arms.                                                    

A pre-specified non-comparative survival analysis for a subgroup of patients treated with maintenance therapy showed a median survival of 17.7 months for the ALIMTA arm and 15.7 months for the paclitaxel arm and progression-free survival of 8.6 months and 6.9 months. Toxicity profiles differed between regimens. Significantly (p ≤ 0.025) more drug-related grade 3/4 anemia (14.5% versus 2.7%), thrombocytopenia (23.3% versus 5.6%) and fatigue (10.9% versus 5.0%) were seen on the ALIMTA arm. Significantly more grade 3/4 neutropenia (40.6% versus 25.8%), febrile neutropenia (4.1% versus 1.4%), sensory neuropathy (4.1% versus 0%) and grade 1/2 alopecia (36.8% versus 6.6%) were seen in patients on the paclitaxel arm.

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Lung cancer has long been the most common cancer in the world, representing nearly 13 percent of all new cancers and causing nearly 1.4 million deaths annually.[1] About 85 to 90 percent of all lung cancers are NS
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