According to new research presented during the virtual AACR Annual Meeting 2021, the likelihood of developing metastatic disease or dying of prostate cancer among men with high genetic risk was lowered in men who maintained a healthy lifestyle.
Alicia K. Morgans, MD, MPH, associate professor of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, reviewed the clinical trial results for multiple hormonal therapies intended to treat prostate cancer. She explained that many of them show similar outcomes.
177Lu-PSMA-617, a targeted radioligand therapy, demonstrated improvement in both progression-free survival and overall survival as treatment of patients with progressive PSMA-positive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer compared with best standard of care alone in the phase 3 VISION trial.
Tanya B. Dorff, MD, a medical oncologist at the City of Hope Cancer Center, discusses the reasoning behind using PSCA-targeted chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy and the design of this early study in an interview with Targeted Oncology.
Neeraj Agarwal, MD, discusses the possible adverse events of the randomized phase 3 CONTACT-02 trial of cabozantinib plus atezolizumab versus a second novel hormonal therapy in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.