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Nivolumab Granted Priority Review by the FDA for Nonsquamous NSCLC
Nivolumab (Opdivo) was given a priority review designation by the FDA for patients with previously treated nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
A new study suggests that the presence of persistent genetic mutations, 30 days after induction chemotherapy, predicted relapse and survival in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), as well as intermediate-risk patients.
Rolapitant (Varubi) was recently approved by the FDA for use in combination with other antiemetic agents, in order to prevent delayed CINV from initial and repeat chemotherapy regiments, including highly emetogenic chemotherapy.
Fred C. Kass, MD, oncology/hematology, internal medicine, Cancer Center of Santa Barbara, discusses HER2-positive breast cancer advancements.
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