Simon Rule, MD, PhD
In a pooled analysis of 370 patients, investigators determined that ibrutinib (Imbruvica) induced an objective response rate (ORR) of 66% in patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), according to results published in the British Journal of Haematology.
The incidence of other malignancies was 5.7% in the overall population, most of which (67%) were nonmelanoma skin cancers.
Rule S, Dreyling M, Goy A, et al. Outcomes in 370 patients with mantle cell lymphoma treated with ibrutinib: a pooled analysis from three open-label studies (published online August 18, 2017). Br J Haematol. doi: 10.1111/bjh.14870.
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