In the case that a clinical trial is not an option for a 75-year-old male patient with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma who is ineligible for transplant due to older age and high risk. Herbert A. Eradat, MD, explains his treatment plan.
Gilles Salles, MD, the lymphoma service chief at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center discusses the safety profile of tafasitamab combined with lenalidomide for the treatment of relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, based on results of the L-MIND trial.
A phase 3 trial has been initiated to explore the potential of a triplet regimen of tafasitamab-cxix, lenalidomide, and R-CHOP as a treatment options for patients with newly diagnosed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
Real world data looking at the use of the recently approved CAR T-cell therapies tisagenlecleucel and axicabtagene ciloleucel show that patients are receiving it prior to failing treatments and that 1 in 6 patients were experiencing relapse after treatment.
Naratuximab emtansine in combination with rituximab showed deep responses and a duration of response that was not reached in patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, according to findings from a phase 2 trial presented during the EHA 2021 Virtual Congress.
In patients with relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma treated with the triplet combinaton of polatuzumab vedotin, rituximab and lenalidomide, therapy was considered to be safe and effective.