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ASCO Discussion Round III: Highlights from a European Perspective

In this third live discussion round, experts from Switzerland and Germany discuss practice-changing studies in the fields of GU, Immunoncology and Hematology with the ASCO2020 original authors. 

The following authors are presenting their studies: 

Dr. Thierry André

Sorbonne University and Saint-Antoine Hospital, Paris, France

Pembrolizumab Versus Chemotherapy for Microsatellite Instability-High/Mismatch Repair Deficient Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: The Phase 3 KEYNOTE-177 Study

 

Prof. Dr. Shaji Kumar

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Carfilzomib, lenalidomide, and dexamethasone (KRd) versus bortezomib, lenalidomide, and dexamethasone (VRd) for initial therapy of newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (NDMM): Results of ENDURANCE (E1A11) phase III trial.

 

Dr. Landon Carter Brown

Duke Cancer Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA

Association of LRP1B pathogenic genomic alterations with favorable outcomes with immune checkpoint inhibitors across multiple tumor types.

 

Dr. Jesus G. Berdeja

Sarah Cannon Research Institute, Nashville, TN, USA

Update of CARTITUDE-1: A phase Ib/II study of JNJ-4528, a B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA)-directed CAR-T-cell therapy, in relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma.

 

Prof. Dr. Thomas Powles

Barts Cancer Institute, Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK

Maintenance avelumab + best supportive care (BSC) versus BSC alone after platinum-based first-line (1L) chemotherapy in advanced urothelial carcinoma (UC): JAVELIN Bladder 100 phase III interim analysis.

 

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