Food and Drug Administration

Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee

May 5, 2005


The committee will discuss new drug application (NDA) 21-824, proposed trade name ZARNESTRA (tipifarnib) Film Coated Tablets, Tibotec Therapeutics, a Division of Ortho Biotech, L.P., proposed indication for the treatment of elderly patients with newly diagnosed poor-risk acute myeloid leukemia.

Briefing Information

Tibotec Therapeutics, a Division of Ortho Biotech, L.P.


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ZARNESTRA (tipifarnib) Briefing Document




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FDA briefing docucment for Zarnestra
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