Durable responses were shown with the investigational agent UGN-102 as treatment of patients with low-grade intermediate-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer, according to final results of the phase 2b OPTIMA II study .
In genitourinary cancers, presentation of subgroup analysis data from large randomized clinical trials demonstrated findings that will change practice for oncologists who treat patients with prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and renal cell carcinoma.
Neeraj Agarwal, MD, discusses the efficacy of nivolumab and cabozantinib versus sunitinib in patients with previously untreated advanced or metastatic renal cell carcinoma in the phase 3 CheckMate-9ER trial.
Biomarkers of immune activity were linked with overall survival benefit to frontline maintenance avelumab in patients with advanced urothelial cancer, according to data presented at the ESMO Virtual Congress 2020 from an exploratory analysis of the phase 3 JAVELIN Bladder 100 trial.
Final results from cohort 1 of the phase 3 TROPHY-U-01 trial reported continued significant activity with sacituzumab govitecan-hziy as treatment of patients with metastatic urothelial carcinoma who progressed on both platinum-based chemotherapy and checkpoint inhibition.
Stratified multivariate analysis as well as efficacy from multiple treatment time points confirmed the benefit of cabazitaxel over abiraterone acetate or enzalutamide as a standard treatment in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who were previously treated with docetaxel and either of those 2 androgen receptor-targeted agents, according to results presented during the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Virtual Scientific Program.