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Xeloda XeNA Study Analyses of Xeloda, Docetaxel and Herceptin Combination Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer Featured at Major New Breast Cancer Symposium
Date:9/7/2007

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today that three clinical data abstracts about its oral chemotherapy treatment Xeloda have been accepted for presentation at the 2007 Breast Cancer Symposium in San Francisco, Sept. 7 and 8.

Two of the abstracts include data from the XeNA (Xeloda in NeoAdjuvant) trial, a study of Xeloda and docetaxel with or without Herceptin in patients with invasive breast cancer. The third presentation highlights findings that validate efficacy and cost benefits of Xeloda in breast cancer patients.

-- Poster No. A54, [General Poster Session A, Sept. 7, 12:00 - 12:45

p.m.], "Frequency of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in an open-label

study of neoadjuvant capecitabine, docetaxel and trastuzumab (CDT)

combination therapy in patients with HER2+ breast cancer (BC)."

(Presenter: Stefan Gluck)

-- Poster No. 100, [General Poster Session C, Sept. 8, 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.],

"Distribution of p53 mutations by AmpliChip assay in patients receiving

neoadjuvant capecitabine (C) plus docetaxel (D) with or without

trastuzumab (T) for newly diagnosed breast cancer (BC)." (Presenter:

Nancy Patten)

-- Poster No. A41, [General Poster Session D, Sept. 8, 11:45 a.m. - 12:45

p.m.], "Capecitabine is associated with fewer adverse events than other

standard therapies in patients with breast cancer: a claims database

analysis." (Presenter: Hope Rugo, M.D.)

These studies affirm Roche's commitment to exploring the expanded use of Xeloda in combination with new therapies. Additionally, the data explore the potential of oral Xeloda to offer effective treatment with a lower incidence of adverse events compared with traditional intravenous chemotherapy.

About Xeloda

Xeloda is the only FDA-approved oral chemotherapy for both metastatic breast cancer and adjuvant and metastatic colorectal cancer. Inactive in pill for
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