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What does FCR stand for?

FCR stands for Fludarabine, Cyclophosphamide and Rituximab (chemotherapy regimen)

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4 mCi/kg on day -14) with BEAM as a conditioning regimen in AUTO candidates [relapsed chemosensitive diffuse large cell b-cell (DLBCL); relapsed chemosensitive follicular (FL) if no matched sibling donor was available; mantle cell (MCL) in first remission; age 65], or with fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab (Blood 2008:111:5530) in candidates for NST (relapsed chemosensitive or refractory FL and MCL, transformed NHL if not candidates for AUTO, CLL, up to 50% marrow involvement with disease, age 70).
Additional CLL8 Results Immunotherapy with Fludarabine, Cyclophosphamide and Rituximab (FCR) Versus Fludarabine and Cyclophosphamide (FC) Improves Response Rates and Progression-Free Survival (PFS) of Previously Untreated Patients with Advanced Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) (Abstract #325) Michael Hallek, M.
Biogen Idec (Nasdaq: BIIB) announced data from a Phase I/II study of an investigational anti-CD23 monoclonal antibody, lumiliximab, suggesting it may be synergistic with fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab (FCR), an emerging standard of care for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients.