A Novel Anti-CXCR4 Antibody for Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma

Irene Ghobrial, MD, director, Michele & Stephen Kirsch Laboratory, senior physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Center Institute, discusses the novel anti-CXCR4 ulocuplumab for the treatment of multiple myeloma.

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Irene Ghobrial, MD, director, Michele & Stephen Kirsch Laboratory, senior physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Center Institute, discusses the novel anti-CXCR4 ulocuplumab for the treatment of multiple myeloma.

  • This trial analyzed the anti-CXCR4 antibody ulocuplumab (BMS-936564) in combination with lenalidomide and low-dose dexamethasone, or with bortezomib plus dexamethasone in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.
  • Patients achieved a nearly 56% overall response rate.
  • Many patients on the trial were refractory to lenalidomide.

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