Owen O'Connor, MD, PhD | Authors


CAR T-Cells in the Treatment Landscape of Mantle Cell Lymphoma

April 20, 2018

Owen O’Connor, MD, PhD, director of the Center for Lymphoid Malignancies at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, discusses the possibility of using chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapies for the treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL). This can be tricky for a number of reasons, but O’Connor is hopeful that there are treatment regimens for this patient population that can work.

FDA-Approved Agents for the Treatment of MCL

November 15, 2017

Owen O'Connor, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and Experimental Therapeutics, director of the Center for Lymphoid Malignancies, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University Medical Center, discusses the agents approved by the FDA for the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), including acalabrutinib (Calquence) and bortezomib (Velcade).