Nichole Tucker, MA, is the Senior Editor for Targeted Oncology and host of the Targeted Talks podcast. Tucker received her Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications from Virginia State University and her Master of Arts in Media & International Conflict from University College Dublin.
Eprenetapop combined with azacitidine has shown positive efficacy as post-transplant maintenance therapy for patients with TP53-mutant myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia treated in a phase 2 study.
The overall survival benefit of immunotherapy combinations compared with sunitinib for the treatment of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma who have favorable risk may differ from those who have intermediate or poor risk, according to a pooled analysis of frontline combination therapy conducted by the FDA.
Based on a review of immune checkpoint inhibitor mechanisms of action and clinical trial data, SITC has published a clinical practice guideline, which provides key recommendations for managing immune-related adverse events.
The FDA has granted breakthrough therapy designation to the combination of venetoclax and azacitidine for the treatment of adult patients with previously untreated intermediate-, high- and very high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes.