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What does L-PAM stand for?

L-PAM stands for Melphalan


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IBI), a privately held biopharmaceutical company that specializes in the development and commercialization of novel ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, today announced that melphalan intraocular injection, the company's investigational product for the treatment of retinoblastoma, has been granted Orphan Drug Designation by the U.
The phase 3 trial showed better overall survival with a combination of the myeloablative chemotherapy drugs busulphan and melphalan (BuMel) compared to a different myeloablative regimen of three chemotherapy drugs, carboplatin, etoposide and melphalan (CEM, with 40 percent considered high-risk, meaning they are "very likely to recur or progress, despite therapy," the study said.
He and other Geron researchers tested the anticancer drug melphalan (marketed as Alkeran) and an anti-telomerase agent on mice with melanoma, a lethal skin cancer.