Tisagenlecleucel, a chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy, showed evidence of clinical benefit for patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma, in terms of complete response rate, meeting the primary end point of the phase 2 ELARA clinical trial.
Chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy when administered to patients with non-follicular low-grade lymphoma may experience different efficacy outcomes than patients with aggressive B-cell lymphomas, according to a single-institution retrospective data.
In an interview with Targeted Oncology, Prasad S. Adusumilli, MD, FACS, discussed how CAR T-cell therapy could play a role in the treatment of solid tumors. He highlighted the current research and next steps planned to move this cellular therapy into the solid tumor treatment landscape.
Prasad S. Adusumilli, MD, FACS, discusses the potential role of chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy as treatment of solid tumors now that they have demonstrated safety and efficacy in some Hematologic Malignancies.