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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.

Oliver Sartor, MD

Prior EBRT Shows No Correlation With Hematologic Toxicity in Patients With mCRPC Treated With Ra-223

January 25th 2024

Patients with mCRPC who received Ra-223 were not found to be at a higher relative risk of hematological toxicity if they had received prior EBRT.

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Darolutamide Plus Docetaxel/ADT Does Not Increase Hospitalization in mHSPC

January 25th 2024

Darolutamide plus docetaxel/ADT was associated with a lower rate of hospitalization compared with placebo in metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer.

Van K. Morris, MD

Presence of ctDNA Does Not Predict Benefit of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Stage II Colon Cancer

January 22nd 2024

Adjuvant chemotherapy did not improve circulating tumor DNA clearance in patients with stage II colon cancer with baseline circulating tumor DNA.

Pashtoon Murtaza Kasi, MD, MS

ctDNA Is Predictive of DFS, Offers Prognostic Tool in CRC

January 20th 2024

Minimal residual disease detection by ctDNA was predictive and prognostic of disease recurrence and response to adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with CRC.

Thierry Andre, MD

Frontline Nivolumab/Ipilimumab Provides Superior PFS Benefit Over Chemo in MSI-H/dMMR mCRC

January 20th 2024

Nivolumab/ipilimumab reduced the risk of disease progression or death vs chemotherapy in previously untreated patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.

Daneng Li, MD

Dr Li on the Use of ADG126 With Pembrolizumab in MSS CRC

January 20th 2024

Daneng Li, MD, discusses a study utilizing of ADG126 in combination with pembrolizumab for patients with microsatellite stable colorectal cancer.

Richard D. Kim, MD

Real-World Data Identify Factors Associated With Long-Term Response to Regorafenib in mCRC

January 20th 2024

Favorable ECOG PS, lower LDH levels, and absence of BRAF and KRAS mutations at baseline were associated with long-term response to regorafenib in patients with mCRC in the real world.

Ethan B. Ludmir, MD

Dr Ludmir on the Rationale For the EXTEND Trial in PDAC

January 20th 2024

Ethan B. Ludmir, MD, shares the rationale for and the outcomes derived from the EXTEND trial in oligometastatic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Pashtoon Murtaza Kasi, MD, MS

Dr Kasi on the Rationale for Analyzing ctDNA to Inform Chemotherapy Decisions in CRC

January 20th 2024

Pashtoon Murtaza Kasi, MD, MS, discusses outcomes from an interim analysis of the BESPOKE CRC study and highlights the use of circulating tumor DNA for informing adjuvant chemotherapy treatment decisions for patients with stage II/III colorectal cancer.

Meredith Pelster, MD, MSCI

DKN-01 Plus Bevacizumab and Chemotherapy Shows Tolerability, Activity in MSS CRC

January 20th 2024

DKN-01/bevacizumab/chemotherapy had a tolerable safety profile and showcased clinical activity in patients with microsatellite stable colorectal cancer.

Pashtoon Murtaza Kasi, MD, MS

Neoadjuvant Botensilimab/Balstilimab Combo Induces Early Efficacy in pMMR/dMMR CRC

January 20th 2024

Neoadjuvant botensilimab/balstilimab led to robust responses in both patients with resectable mismatch repair–proficient and –deficient colorectal cancer.

Sebastian Stintzing, MD, of Charité Universitaetsmedizin Berlin

Fruquintinib Plus BSC Provides Clinically Meaningful Quality-Adjusted Survival Benefit Vs BSC Alone in mCRC

January 20th 2024

An improvement in quality-adjusted survival benefit was observed with fruquintinib/BSC vs BSC alone in patients with mCRC enrolled in the FRESCO study.

Gastrointestinal cancer

Larotrectinib Displays Efficacy, Tolerability in TRK Fusion+ Gastrointestinal Cancers

January 20th 2024

Larotrectinib led to long-lasting responses, encouraging survival, and a favorable safety profile in TRK fusion-positive gastrointestinal cancers.

Simron Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, of the Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

177Lu-Dotatate Prolongs PFS Vs High-Dose Octreotide in GEP-NETs

January 20th 2024

Lutetium Lu 177 dotatate plus octreotide significantly improved PFS vs high-dose octreotide in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.

Riccardo Lencioni, MD, lead study author and professor in the Department of Surgery, Medical, Molecular, and Critical Area Pathology at Università di Pisa in Italy

Durvalumab and Bevacizumab Plus TACE Improves PFS in Embolization-Eligible, Unresectable HCC

January 20th 2024

PFS was significantly improved with durvalumab plus bevacizumab and TACE vs TACE alone in patients with unresectable HCC eligible for embolization.

Gastrointestinal cancer

FOLFOXIRI Plus Bevacizumab Use Rises Over Time in mCRC

January 20th 2024

The use of FOLFOXIRI plus bevacizumab increased in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer from 2013 to 2022, especially in patients 50 years of age or younger.

Kohei Shitara, MD

Dr Shitara on the 4-Year Outcomes of the CheckMate 649 Trial in GEJ Adenocarcinoma

January 20th 2024

Kohei Shitara, MD, discusses first-line nivolumab plus chemotherapy vs chemotherapy alone in gastric cancer, GEJ cancer, or esophageal adenocarcinoma.

Riccardo Lencioni, MD, FSIR, EBIR

Dr Lencioni on the Results of the EMERALD-1 Trial in Unresectable HCC

January 19th 2024

Riccardo Lencioni, MD, FSIR, EB, discusses the EMERALD-1 trial of TACE/durvalumab/bevacizumab in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma.

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Subgroup Analysis Reveals Higher Incidence of Serious TEAEs With Regorafenib in Patients With uHCC and CP-B Liver Function

January 19th 2024

Patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma treated with regorafenib experienced more frequent serious TEAEs if they had Child-Pugh B liver function.

Maria Reig, MD, PhD

Fostrox/Lenvatinib Combination Displays Efficacy, Tolerability in Pretreated HCC

January 19th 2024

Fostroxacitabine bralpamide plus lenvatinib displayed preliminary efficacy with a tolerable safety profile in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Richard S. Finn, MD

Frontline Pembrolizumab Plus Lenvatinib Maintains Efficacy, Shows Promising DOR in Advanced HCC

January 19th 2024

Pembrolizumab plus lenvatinib produced survival outcomes that were consistent with previous findings from the phase 3 LEAP-002 trial along with an extended duration of response.


Neoadjuvant Camrelizumab/Chemo Combo Shows Clinical Activity in Locally Advanced ESCC

January 19th 2024

Neoadjuvant camrelizumab plus nab-paclitaxel and cisplatin improved pCR vs chemotherapy alone in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.

Yelena Janjigian, MD

Neoadjuvant Durvalumab Plus Chemo Boosts pCR Vs Chemo Alone in Gastric/GEJ Cancers Regardless of Region

January 19th 2024

Durvalumab plus neoadjuvant FLOT improved pCR vs chemotherapy alone in patients with resectable gastric and GEJ cancers, irrespective of region.

Chih-Hung Hsu, MD, PhD

Tiragolumab Plus Atezolizumab and Chemotherapy Offers Survival Benefit Over Chemotherapy Alone in ESCC

January 19th 2024

Tiragolumab plus atezolizumab and chemotherapy produced superior survival benefit vs chemotherapy for patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.

Manish A. Shah, MD

Dr Shah on the 5-Year Survival Outcomes From the KEYNOTE-590 Study in Esophageal Cancer

January 19th 2024

Manish A. Shah, MD, discusses 5-year outcomes from KEYNOTE-590 of first-line pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy in patients with advanced esophageal cancer.

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ASKB589 Plus CAPOX and Sintilimab Demonstrates Early Efficacy in Gastric/GEJ Cancers

January 18th 2024

ASKB589 demonstrated anti-tumor activity in combination with capecitabine and oxaliplatin plus sintilimab in gastric or gastroesophageal junction cancers.

Ian Chau, MD, FRCP

First-Line Nivolumab Plus Chemotherapy Shows Real-World Efficacy in Gastric/GEJ/Esophageal Cancers

January 18th 2024

Real-world findings demonstrated a favorable survival benefit with nivolumab plus chemotherapy in advanced gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma.

Diwakar Davar, MD, MSc

Cobolimab/Dostarlimab Combination Shows Initial Efficacy and Safety Signals in Advanced NSCLC

January 10th 2024

Cobolimab plus dostarlimab-gxly showed activity and acceptable safety across all dose levels assessed in patients with non–small cell lung cancer.

Christopher T. Chen, MD

Camidanlumab Tesirine Plus Pembrolizumab Produces Responses But Increases Immune Toxicities in Select Solid Tumors

January 9th 2024

Camidanlumab tesirine was well tolerated as a monotherapy and elicited responses when given with pembrolizumab in patients with advanced solid tumors.

Thomas Marron, MD, PhD

Neoadjuvant SBRT Plus Cemiplimab Results in Pathologic Responses in Resectable HCC

January 5th 2024

Significant tumor necrosis greater than 70% occurred in 3 patients with resectable hepatocellular carcinoma following neoadjuvant treatment with low-dose stereotactic body radiation therapy and cemiplimab-rwlc and adjuvant cemiplimab.