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YESCARTA™ (01-17-2018)

Generic Name: axicabtagene ciloleucel Trade Name: YESCARTA For which conditions is this drug approved? YESCARTA is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory large B-cell lymphomas after two or more lines of systemic treatment.... Continue Reading

Yondelis® (11-5-2015)

Class: Chemotherapy Generic Name: Trabectedin Trade Name: Yondelis® For which conditions is this drug approved? Yondelis is approved for the treatment of adults with liposarcoma or leiomyosarcoma that cannot be treated with surgery or has spread to other... Continue Reading

Yervoy™ (04-8-2011)

Class: Biological Therapy Generic Name: ipilimumab Trade Name: Yervoy How is this drug used? Yervoy is used for the treatment of metastatic melanoma or melanoma that cannot be surgically removed, and for an additional indication of adjuvant treatment... Continue Reading

Yervoy™ (04-8-2011)

Class: Biological Therapy Generic Name: Ipilimumab Trade Name: Yervoy™ How is this drug used? Yervoy is used for the treatment of metastatic melanoma or melanoma that cannot be surgically removed. What is the mechanism of action? Yervoy targets a molecule... Continue Reading

Yolk Sac Tumor (12-5-2001)

A type of germ cell tumor. Most commonly found in the ovaries, testes, or tailbone area.  Read More →

Yin/yang (12-5-2001)

Complementary but opposing qualities assigned to everything in the natural world as part of ancient Chinese cosmology. Everything has a yin and a corresponding yang as in night and day, hot and cold. The human body has both yin and yang organs which must... Continue Reading

Yoga (12-5-2001)

An ancient Eastern philosophy of health and well-being. It is also a philosophy and exercise system that combines movement and simple poses with deep breathing and meditation to unite the human soul with a universal spirit.  Read More →

Yin/yang (12-5-2001)

Complementary but opposing qualities assigned to everything in the natural world as part of ancient Chinese cosmology. Everything has a yin and a corresponding yang as in night and day, hot and cold. The human body has both yin and yang organs which must... Continue Reading