Preet M. Chaudhary, MD, PhD, chief of the Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology and Center for the Study of Blood Diseases, Department of Medicine, professor of Medicine, Ronald H. Bloom Family Chair in Lymphoma Research, and program director of the USC Norris Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, co-Leader of the Molecular Genetics Program, University of Southern California, discusses challenges that oncologists continue to face when treating patients with CAR T-cell therapy.
Barbara J. Gitlitz, MD, from the University of Southern California, discusses results and key takeaways from The Genomics of Young Lung Cancer Study.
Most patients younger than age 40 with lung cancer had tumors with mutations that can be targeted with existing therapies.
Barbara J. Gitlitz, MD, associate professor of Clinical Medicine, Keck Hospital of USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses treating patients with EGFR exon 20 insertion mutations in lung cancer.
Nivolumab generated antitumor responses in nearly 20% of patients with advanced HCC in a small study that suggests a promising role for the immunotherapy agent in a malignancy with dismal outcomes.
Fresh insights into outcomes for patients with low-risk, HER2-positive breast cancer suggest that adjuvant chemotherapy regimens with or without trastuzumab (Herceptin) should be considered as options for managing this growing population
Debu Tripathy, MD, co-leader, Women's Cancer Program, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses new personalized therapies on the horizon for advanced breast cancer.
Debu Tripathy, MD, co-leader, Women's Cancer Program, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses using adjuvant bisphosphonates as a treatment option for patients with breast cancer.