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Update Sustains Osimertinib Activity Against CNS Mets in NSCLC

Jason M. Broderick @jasoncology
Published: Monday, Nov 20, 2017

lung cancer
New results again demonstrated the benefit of frontline osimertinib (Tagrisso) in patients with EGFR-positive advanced non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and CNS metastases at baseline, according to data presented at the 2017 ESMO Asia Congress.

mutation–positive NSCLC following prior treatment with an EGFR TKI.

References

  1. Vansteenkiste J, et al. CNS Response to Osimertinib Vs. Standard-of-Care EGFR-TKI as First-Line Treatment in Patients with EGFRm Advanced NSCLC: FLAURA. Presented at ESMO Asia 2017 Congress; November 17-19, 2017; Singapore. Abstract LBA5.
  2. Ramalingam S, Reungwetwattana T, Chewaskulyong B, et al. Osimertinib vs standard of care (SoC) EGFR-TKI as first-line therapy in patients (pts) with EGFRm advanced NSCLC: FLAURA. Presented at: 2017 ESMO Congress; Madrid, Spain; September 9-12, 2017. Abstract LBA2_PR.

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