HCC | Clinical

Discussing the LEAP-002 Trial of Lenvatinib Plus Pembrolizumab in HCC

November 09, 2022

During a Targeted Oncology case-based roundtable event, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD, MBA, discusses with participants the unexpected results of the LEAP-002 trial of lenvatinib plus pembrolizumab versus pembrolizumab alone for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. This is the second of 2 articles based on this event.

Health Derailed in Houston After Authorities Confirm Liver Cancer Cluster

October 31, 2022

Considering the higher-than-average rate of liver cancer in Texas as a whole, it was unexpected that the Kashmere Gardens neighborhood cluster would be linked to environmental issues. Texas Department of State Health Services and the City of Houston confirm the cluster exists and is caused by toxins polluted into the soil by The Union Pacific Railroad.

Interpreting Results From New and Previous Trials of Lenvatinib in HCC

October 26, 2022

During a live virtual event, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD, discussed the results of the REFLECT trial of lenvatinib versus sorafenib and the LEAP-002 trial of lenvatinib/pembrolizumab versus lenvatinib in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.