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Speaker: Rationale exists to test CAR T-cell therapy in KRAS-mutated lung cancer

September 11, 2019
BARCELONA — Enriched cell surface expression of mesothelin in
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Plasma tumor mutational burden predicts outcomes with first-line pembrolizumab for metastatic NSCLC

September 10, 2019
BARCELONA — Blood-based tumor
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Nivolumab confers fivefold OS improvement over chemotherapy in advanced NSCLC

September 10, 2019
BARCELONA — Nivolumab led to a fivefold improvement in OS at 5 years compared with docetaxel among
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Atezolizumab plus chemotherapy extends survival in PD-L1-high advanced NSCLC

September 10, 2019
BARCELONA — The addition of atezolizumab to chemotherapy extended OS among patients with stage IV squamous non-small cell lung cancer and…
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Selpercatinib induces deep, durable responses in RET fusion-positive lung cancer

September 10, 2019
BARCELONA — The investigational drug selpercatinib induced deep antitumor responses among patients with RET fusion-positive non-small cell…
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MicroRNA blood test enhances results of low-dose CT screening for lung cancer

September 9, 2019
BARCELONA — The use of a microRNA blood test in combination with low-dose CT screening reduced unnecessary repeat imaging and demonstrated…
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Autoantibody blood test improves lung cancer detection

September 9, 2019
BARCELONA — The use of the EarlyCDT-Lung test in combination with chest X-ray and CT imaging led to the detection of lung cancer at an earlier…
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Patients lack understanding of genomic results in Lung-MAP study

September 9, 2019
BARCELONA — Many participants in the Lung-MAP biomarker-driven clinical trial lacked understanding of genomic test results despite indicating…
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Risk prediction model outperforms US screening criteria for lung cancer detection

September 9, 2019
BARCELONA — The PLCOm2012 risk prediction model improved the detection of lung cancer compared with criteria that form the basis of the U.S…
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Survey reveals ‘suboptimal awareness’ of lung cancer molecular testing guidelines

September 9, 2019
BARCELONA — One-third of health care professionals reported a lack of knowledge about evidence-based guidelines for molecular testing of lung…