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Novel Treatments Emerging in HER2+ Breast Cancer Pipeline

Danielle Bucco
Published: Monday, Jan 08, 2018

Aleix Prat, MD, PhD

Aleix Prat, MD, PhD
There are a number of novel treatments being developed in the paradigm of HER2-positive breast cancer, according to Aleix Prat, MD, PhD, head of the Department of Medical Oncology at the University of Barcelona.

In a lecture during the 2017 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Prat highlighted some of these systemic therapies, which include biosimilars, novel chemotherapy modalities, tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs), and more.

ABP 980

A study investigating the efficacy and safety of the biosimilar ABP 980 compared with trastuzumab (Herceptin) in HER2-positive early-stage breast cancer showed clinical equivalence in the neoadjuvant setting. The results further demonstrated similarity between the drugs.
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