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The OncLive® Conference page includes a listing of all conferences covered by OncLive®, including the ASCO, ESMO, SITC, EHA, ASH, and SABCS annual meetings, as well as the Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium and Miami Breast Cancer Conference, among many others. Conference coverage incorporates articles and interviews in written and video format.

Neoadjuvant Cemiplimab Elicits Encouraging Pathologic Complete Response in CSCC

September 12th 2022

Cemiplimab produced pathologic complete responses as a neoadjuvant treatment in more than half of patients with resectable, stage II to IV cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.

Adjuvant Canakinumab Misses DFS Primary End Point in NSCLC

September 12th 2022

Patients with completely resected non–small cell lung cancer did not derive a significant benefit with adjuvant canakinumab vs placebo.

Tislelizumab Provides Favorable Efficacy in Asian and Non-Asian Patients with Previously Treated Advanced NSCLC

September 12th 2022

Tislelizumab continued to demonstrate an improved clinical benefit compared with docetaxel in both Asian and non-Asian patients with previously treated advanced non–small cell lung cancer.

Apalutamide Plus ADT Elicits PSA PFS Benefit in High-Risk, Biochemically Relapsed Prostate Cancer

September 11th 2022

Intensification of androgen-deprivation therapy plus apalutamide displayed promising efficacy in patients with high-risk, biochemically relapsed prostate cancer.

Neoadjuvant Nivolumab/Ipilimumab Elicits Promising Pathologic Responses in dMMR Colon Cancer

September 11th 2022

Four weeks of treatment with nivolumab plus ipilimumab elicited major pathologic responses in 95% of patients with mismatch repair–deficient colon cancer.

Addition of Neoadjuvant Pembrolizumab Improves EFS in Resectable Melanoma

September 11th 2022

Compared with adjuvant pembrolizumab alone, the addition of neoadjuvant pembrolizumab significantly improved event-free survival outcomes for patients with stage III-IV melanoma with a hazard ratio of 0.58.

Dr. Patel on the Neoadjuvant Administration of Pembrolizumab in Advanced Melanoma

September 11th 2022

Sapna Patel, BA, MD, discusses the neoadjuvant administration of pembrolizumab in advanced melanoma.

Dr. Petrylak on Enzalutamide Plus Androgen Deprivation Therapy in mHSPC

September 11th 2022

Daniel P. Petrylak, MD, discusses enzalutamide plus androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) in metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer.

Updated ADAURA Data Reinforce Adjuvant Osimertinib as SOC for EGFR-Mutated, Stage IB-IIIA NSCLC

September 11th 2022

Adjuvant osimertinib resulted in a 77% reduction in the risk of disease recurrence or death in patients with EGFR-mutated, stage II to IIIA non–small cell lung cancer, with a disease-free survival improvement observed irrespective of prior adjuvant chemotherapy or disease stage.

Destiny-Breast04 Update Showcases QOL Benefit With Trastuzumab Deruxtecan for HR+, HER2-Low Breast Cancer

September 11th 2022

Trastuzumab deruxtecan demonstrated a promising quality-of-life benefit for patients with hormone receptor–positive, HER2-low metastatic breast cancer, according to a report on patient-reported outcomes from the pivotal DESTINY-Breast04 trial.

High-Dose MEDI5752 Induces Clinical Benefit in NSCLC at the Cost of Significant Toxicity

September 11th 2022

MEDI5752 plus chemotherapy doubled the duration of response and extended survival compared with pembrolizumab in patients with treatment-naïve nonsquamous non–small cell lung cancer.

Olaparib/Abiraterone Continues to Provide Superior Clinical Benefit Over Abiraterone Alone in Frontline mCRPC

September 11th 2022

The combination of olaparib plus abiraterone acetate and prednisone or prednisolone demonstrated a continuing trend toward an overall survival benefit when used in the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

DCC-3116 Displays Early Tolerability in RAS/RAF-Mutant Solid Tumors

September 11th 2022

The ULK1/2 inhibitor DCC-3116 was well tolerated as a monotherapy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic tumors harboring a RAS or RAF mutation.

POU2F2 May Be Predictive of Survival Benefit With Maintenance Avelumab in Urothelial Carcinoma

September 11th 2022

The absence of POU2F2, may be predictive of response to maintenance avelumab in patients with advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma, according to findings from an analysis peripheral blood samples taken in the JAVELIN Bladder 100 trial.

Rucaparib Maintenance Elicits PFS Benefit in Newly Diagnosed Ovarian Cancer

September 11th 2022

First-line rucaparib maintenance therapy improved progression-free survival vs placebo in patients with newly diagnosed ovarian cancer, according to disease risk subgroup analyses from the phase 3 ATHENA–MONO study.

Lenvatinib/Pembrolizumab Combo Improves Survival, Responses in Advanced Endometrial Cancer

September 11th 2022

Lenvatinib plus pembrolizumab maintained clinically meaningful benefits in outcomes vs physician’s choice of therapy for patients with advanced endometrial cancer who received prior platinum-based chemotherapy.

Addition of Enzalutamide to Abiraterone/Prednisolone Deemed Unnecessary in Metastatic HSPC

September 11th 2022

Although the combination of androgen deprivation therapy, abiraterone acetate, and prednisolone showed a clinically meaningful 7-year improvement in overall survival, AAP plus enzalutamide is not recommended in patients with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer.

Adjuvant Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab Fails to Improve DFS in Localized, High-Risk RCC

September 11th 2022

The combination of adjuvant nivolumab and ipilimumab did not elicit a significant disease-free survival benefit vs placebo in patients with localized, renal cell carcinoma at high risk for relapse after nephrectomy.

Pembrolizumab Plus Chemoradiation Shows Only Numerically Improved EFS, OS in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

September 11th 2022

Pembrolizumab plus chemoradiation failed to demonstrate a statistically significant improvement in event-free survival vs chemoradiation alone in patients with locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Blood-based Assay Demonstrates Positive Prognostic Value for Solid and Liquid Tumor Detection

September 11th 2022

A pan-tumor blood-based assay demonstrated a specificity of 99.1% and positive predictive value of 38.0% and resulted in a diagnosis of cancer in 35 individuals.