Bijal Shah, MD, MS, discusses the timing of treatment with chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy in regard to the data from the ZUMA-3 trial of brexucabtagne autoleucel in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Updated results from the phase 1/2 CARTITUDE-1 trial showed that responses to ciltacabtagene autoleucel were deep and durable in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma. Data at a median follow-up of 18 months were presented at the 2021 European Hematology Association Congress.
Axicabtagene ciloleucel improved outcomes for patients with relapsed/refractory follicular lymphoma over currently available therapies, according to data from a comparative analysis of the ZUMA-5 and SCHOLAR-5 trials.
In an interview with Targeted Oncology, Deepu Madduri, MD discussed the need for further CAR T-cell therapy research, expanding it into other hematology malignancies. She also discussd management of the common adverse events associated with CAR T cells.