Cancidas (can-SIGH-das, caspofungin), a new IV antifungal

You'll hear more about Cancidas (can-SIGH-das, caspofungin), a new IV antifungal...from Merck.

Cancidas is the first of a new class...the echinocandins. It works by inhibiting the formation of the fungal cell wall.

Cancidas is approved for treating invasive aspergillosis.

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