Alexander Drilon, MD

Articles

Rapid Readouts: Larotrectinib Prior Therapy and Performance Status Outcomes in Patients With Non-CNS TRK Fusion Cancer

November 1st 2021

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses prior therapy and performance status outcomes for larotrectinib in patients with non-CNS TRK fusion cancer that were presented at the European Society of Medical Oncology 2021 annual meeting.

Rapid Readouts: Efficacy and Safety of Larotrectinib in Patients With Tropomyosin Receptor Kinase (TRK) Fusion-Positive Lung Cancer

November 1st 2021

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses the efficacy and safety data of larotrectinib in patients with tropomyosin receptor kinase (TRK) fusion-positive lung cancer that was presented at the World Cancer Lung Conference 2021 annual meeting.

Dr. Drilon on the Utility of Brigatinib in ALK+ NSCLC

January 31st 2020

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses the utility of brigatinib in ALK-positive non–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on the Utility of Immunotherapy in ALK+ NSCLC

January 24th 2020

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses the potential utility of immunotherapy in ALK fusion-positive non–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on the Safety Profile of Brigatinib in ALK+ NSCLC

January 10th 2020

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses the safety profile of brigatinib in ALK-positive non­–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on Treatment Selection Considerations in ALK+ NSCLC

December 12th 2019

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses what factors he considers when selecting treatment for patients with ALK fusion-positive non–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on Comprehensive Sequencing in Lung Cancer

November 26th 2019

Alexander Drilon, MD, discusses performing comprehensive sequencing in lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on Results of the Phase I/II LIBRETTO-001 Trial

September 10th 2019

Alexander Drilon, MD, research director, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the results of LIBRETTO-001, a phase I/II trial of RET inhibitor, selpercatinib in patients with RET fusion non-small cell lung cancers.

Dr. Drilon on Emerging Biomarkers in NSCLC

January 5th 2019

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, clinical director, Early Drug Development Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses emerging biomarkers in non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Dr. Drilon Discusses the FDA Approval of Larotrectinib

November 27th 2018

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, clinical director, Early Drug Development Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the FDA approval larotrectinib in NTRK-positive cancers.

Dr. Drilon Discusses Efficacy Results With LOXO-292 in RET-Altered Solid Tumors

June 5th 2018

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, clinical director, Early Drug Development Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses findings from the phase I LIBRETTO-001 study exploring the highly selective RET inhibitor LOXO-292 in patients with RET-altered solid tumors.

Dr. Drilon on Targeted Therapies for Patients With ROS1-Rearranged Lung Cancer

April 18th 2018

Alexander Drilon, MD, clinical director, Early Drug Development Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses targeted agents for patients with ROS1-rearranged lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon Discusses CNS Penetration in NSCLC

November 10th 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses central nervous system penetration in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on MET-Amplified Lung Cancer

October 25th 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the role of MET in patients with lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on Entrectinib in Patients With ROS1-Positive NSCLC

October 17th 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses a study exploring entrectinib in patients with ROS1-positive, advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) during an interview at the IASLC 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Yokohama, Japan.

Dr. Drilon on Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer

March 28th 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses immunotherapy in patients with lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on NTRK Rearrangement in Lung Cancer

March 3rd 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses NTRK rearrangement in patients with lung cancer.

Dr. Drilon on RET Rearrangements in NSCLC

February 8th 2017

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses RET rearrangements for patients with non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Dr. Drilon on Entrectinib in Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors

May 16th 2016

Alexander Drilon, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses two studies investigating entrectinib in patients with advanced solid tumors.