Health Canada approves Tecentriq® (atezolizumab), first new treatment in 20 years for aggressive form of lung cancer(1)

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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) Canadian Product Monograph

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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) Canadian Product Monograph

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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) Canadian Product Monograph

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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) Canadian Product Monograph

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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) Canadian Product Monograph

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