Zanubrutinib was found to significantly improve progression-free survival over a doublet comprised of bendamustine plus rituximab in patients with treatment-naïve chronic lymphocytic leukemia and small lymphocytic lymphoma, according to data from cohort 1 of the phase 3 SEQUOIA trial.
The addition of uproleselan to standard chemotherapy improved improve response rates and reduced chemotherapy-induced mucositis in patients with newly diagnosed and relapsed/refractory acute myeloid leukemia in a phase 1/2 trial.
Stephen Oh, MD, PhD, discusses current and emerging agents in myelofibrosis, advances in the treatment of patients with relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, updates in acute and chronic graft-vs-host-disease, and chronic lymphocytic leukemia management.
Brian A. Van Tine, MD, PhD, discusses the methods utilized in the phase 2 Spearhead 1 trial evaluating afamitresgene autoleucel in patients with advanced synovial sarcoma or myxoid/round cell liposarcoma.
Brian A. Van Tine, MD, PhD, sheds light on the promise of SPEAR T-cell therapy in patients with synovial sarcoma and MRCLS, the safety and efficacy observed with afami-cel in the SPEARHEAD-1 trial, and next steps for research.
The addition of motixafortide to granulocyte colony stimulating factor resulted in a 4.9-fold increase in achieving target stem-cell mobilization for autologous bone marrow transplantation in up to 2 apheresis sessions vs G-CSF alone in patients with multiple myeloma, meeting the primary end point of the phase 3 GENESIS trial.