Behind the Mystery: Chondrosarcoma
July 19, 2021
Chondrosarcoma is a type of bone cancer that causes tumors to grow in cartilage
Chondrosarcoma is a rare bone cancer that causes tumors to grow in the cartilage of the pelvis, long bones, ribs, scapula, and vertebrae. Symptoms include swelling at the site of the tumor, pain, and decreased range of motion. There are no effective treatment options for people with unresectable or metastatic chondrosarcoma despite many attempts by multiple pharmaceutical companies over the past few decades.
Inhibrx, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, is dedicated to helping people with life-threatening conditions. They are developing a therapeutic option for chondrosarcoma called INBRX-109, which is currently in clinical trials.
Stay tuned to meet with Dr. Sant Chawla of Sarcoma Oncology Center to learn more, and speak with one patient who is a chondrosarcoma survivor. Speak to your doctor to learn if a clinical trial may be right for you.
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