2021 ESMO Congress: Genitourinary Cancers | Supplements And Featured Publications

The 2021 ESMO Congress priority report focuses on updates in genitourinary cancers presented at the virtual conference, held September 16 to 21, 2021.

Atezolizumab/Cabozantinib Displays Promise in High-Risk mCRPC

October 12, 2021

The combination of atezolizumab and cabozantinib elicited encouraging responses, marked by an unprecedented disease control rate, in previously treated patients with locally advanced or metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, but most strikingly in patients with high-risk features.

Frontline Immunotherapy Improves Survival in Advanced RCC, But Benefit to Be Determined for Favorable-Risk Subset

September 16, 2021

Frontline immunotherapy resulted in improved progression-free survival and overall survival compared with sunitinib in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma; however, determining the benefit in those with favorable-risk disease must be examined further.

Pembrolizumab/Axitinib Combo Demonstrates Long-Term OS Benefit in Clear Cell RCC

September 16, 2021

Patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma who received the combination of pembrolizumab and axitinib over sunitinib showed a benefit in adjusted overall survival and type and timing of subsequent therapy in a second interim analysis of the phase 3 KEYNOTE-426 study.