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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.

Gathering Insights in Gynecologic, Lung, and GI Cancers From ESMO 2022: Drs Matulonis, Peters, and Janjigian

September 11th 2022

OncLive® will be LIVE with OncLive® News Network: On Location at the 2022 ESMO Congress. Each day, we will broadcast a series of interviews with top thought leaders, to learn their thoughts and reactions to data presented across oncology during the conference.

Tremelimumab Plus Durvalumab/Chemo Maintains OS Benefit in Metastatic NSCLC

September 11th 2022

The frontline combination of tremelimumab plus durvalumab and chemotherapy generated a long-term overall survival benefit in patients with metastatic non–small cell lung cancer.

Xevinapant Plus Standard Chemoradiotherapy Demonstrates Sustained Benefit in Locally Advanced HNSCC

September 11th 2022

The addition of xevinapant to standard-of-care chemoradiotherapy elicited continued 5-year overall survival and 3-year duration of response benefits in patients with unresected head and neck locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma.

Frontline Tislelizumab Demonstrates Noninferior OS Vs Sorafenib in Unresectable HCC

September 11th 2022

Tislelizumab monotherapy provided a clinically meaningful overall survival benefit that was noninferior to sorafenib and showcased a favorable toxicity profile when used as a frontline treatment for patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma.

Atezolizumab Fails to Improve DFS in RCC Following Resection

September 10th 2022

Treatment with atezolizumab did not improve clinical outcomes vs placebo following resection in patients with renal cell carcinoma at increased risk of recurrence.

Perioperative Nivolumab Fails to Improve RFS Vs Surgery Alone in RCC

September 10th 2022

Perioperative nivolumab did not improve recurrence-free survival compared with surgery alone in patients with renal cell carcinoma.

Pembrolizumab Plus Abiraterone/Prednisone Shows Sustained Efficacy in Chemotherapy-Naïve mCRPC

September 10th 2022

Pembrolizumab plus abiraterone acetate and prednisone demonstrated continued efficacy and tolerability in patients with chemotherapy-naïve metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Naporafenib Combinations Prove Effective in NRAS-Mutant Unresectable/Metastatic Melanoma

September 10th 2022

The investigational type II RAF inhibitor naporafenib exhibited favorable efficacy with a tolerable safety profile in combination with rineterkib, trametinib, or ribociclib in patients with previously treated, unresectable or metastatic melanoma.

Dr Allaf on Perioperative Nivolumab Vs Observation Following Nephrectomy in RCC

September 10th 2022

Mohamad Ezzeddine Allaf, MD, discusses the results of perioperative nivolumab vs observation in patients with renal cell carcinoma who undergo nephrectomy.

Trastuzumab Deruxtecan Maintains Clinical Benefit in Metastatic Gastric/GEJ Cancer

September 10th 2022

Trastuzumab deruxtecan continued to demonstrate a clinical benefit and tolerable safety profile for patients with locally advanced or metastatic HER2-positive gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma who have received a trastuzumab-based regimen.

Amcenestrant Provides Numerically Similar PFS to Endocrine Therapy in Endocrine-Resistant ER+ Advanced Breast Cancer

September 10th 2022

Amcenestrant did not significantly improve progression-free survival over physician’s choice of endocrine monotherapy in patients with endocrine-resistant, estrogen receptor–positive, HER2-negative advanced breast cancer, but it did provide a benefit that was numerically comparable, according to data from the phase 2 AMEERA-3 trial.

Second-line Cemiplimab Produces Long-Term OS Benefit in Recurrent/Metastatic Cervical Cancer

September 10th 2022

Cemiplimab maintained an overall survival benefit vs chemotherapy as a second-line treatment for patients with recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer who received prior platinum-based chemotherapy.

Sacituzumab Govitecan-hziy Demonstrates Promising Efficacy in HER2-low/HER2-0 Metastatic Breast Cancer

September 10th 2022

Sacituzumab govitecan improved progression-free survival and overall response rate among patients with HER2-low or HER2 immunohistochemistry zero, hormone receptor­–positive metastatic breast cancer.

ADP-A2M4CD8 Shows Promising Activity Across MAGE-A4+ Unresectable or Metastatic Tumor Types

September 10th 2022

An updated analysis of the phase 1 SURPASS trial showed that ADP-A2M4CD8, a next-generational autologous T-cell receptor designed to patients with solid tumors, may be an effective therapy in MAGE-A4-positive disease.

Lasofoxifene Improves Responses Vs Fulvestrant in ESR1-Mutated, ER+/HER2- Metastatic Breast Cancer

September 10th 2022

Single-agent lasofoxifene did not produce a statistically significant improvement in progression-free survival vs fulvestrant for patients with estrogen receptor–positive, HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer harboring ESR1 mutations.

Neoadjuvant T-VEC Plus Surgery Demonstrates Long-Term Efficacy in Resectable Melanoma

September 10th 2022

Neoadjuvant talimogene laherparepvec plus surgery provided sustained, durable improvements in efficacy vs surgery alone in patients with resectable stage IIIB to IVM1a melanoma.

Abemaciclib Plus Trastuzumab Results in Numerical OS Improvement Vs SOC in HR+, HER2+ Advanced Breast Cancer

September 10th 2022

The addition of abemaciclib to trastuzumab, with or without fulvestrant, provided a numerical overall survival improvement over standard-of-care trastuzumab plus chemotherapy in patients with hormone receptor–positive, HER2-positive advanced breast cancer, according to data from the monarcHER trial.

Exposure to Environmental Carcinogens May Increase Risk for EGFR+ NSCLC

September 10th 2022

Increased exposure to particulate matter may be a mechanistic driver for EGFR-positive non–small cell lung cancer, prompting a focus on limiting exposure to air pollutants and an increased need for molecular testing.

LEAP-002 Trial Misses Primary End Points, But Data Support Role of Lenvatinib Monotherapy as SOC in Frontline HCC

September 10th 2022

Although the primary end points of the phase 3 LEAP-002 trial did not meet prespecified statistical significance with regard to survival benefit achieved with lenvatinib plus pembrolizumab, the median overall survival observed with lenvatinib monotherapy supports its role as a standard of care in frontline advanced hepatocellular carcinoma treatment.

TILs Demonstrate Improved PFS Vs Ipilimumab in Unresectable Melanoma

September 10th 2022

A tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte therapy manufactured at various centers in the Netherlands Cancer Institute elicited a 50% reduction in the risk of progression or death vs ipilimumab in patients with stage IIIC/IV unresectable, treatment-refractory melanoma.