According to Timothy J. Whelan, MD, FASCO, radiotherapy is an inconvenient treatment. It can last daily for up to 5 weeks and it is a costly therapy. Study results shows that is can safely be omitted in the treatment of some patients with luminal A breast cancers.
Treatment with a Claudin18.2–specific chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy has demonstrated either a response or stable disease in patients with heavily pretreated advanced gastric and pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
A safety follow-up analysis of the randomized phase 3 DESTINY-Breast03 study reinforced the risk-benefit profile of trastuzumab deruxtecan compared with trastuzumab emtansine in patients with HER2-positive unresectable or metastatic breast cancer