In patients with non–small cell lung cancer harboring a KRAS G12C mutation, an aberration without any FDA approved treatment options, a study showed that the investigation agent, sotorasib achieved encouraging antitumor activity.
Selinexor in combination with bortezomib and dexamethasone resulted in improvements in responses and outcomes compared with bortezomib and dexamethasone alone in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma, according to findings from the phase 3 BOSTON trial from the 2020 ASCO Virtual Scientific Program.
Measuring circulating tumor DNA in the blood of patients with advanced MCL may be a viable way to predict how well they will respond to specific therapies, according to study findings reported at the 2018 ASH Annual Meeting.
A retrospective, multicenter study of 1207 women treated for non-metastatic breast cancer who then became pregnant showed that these survivors faced no greater risk of recurrence or death than their counterparts who underwent treatment but did not become pregnant.
Results from a recent study showed patients with stage III colorectal cancer experienced a 42% lower chance of death and a trend toward reduced cancer recurrence if they maintained a healthy body weight, engaged in regular physical activity, and adopted other healthy lifestyle behaviors.