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VIDEO: Neratinib, capecitabine demonstrate ‘impressive’ results in metastatic breast cancer

September 7, 2017
TBCRC 022, a phase 2 trial of neratinib plus capecitabine in patients with HER-2-positive breast cancer and brain metastases, was a…
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Gene assay facilitates personalizing extended endocrine therapy

August 28, 2017
CHICAGO – The Breast Cancer Index, a gene assay that provides information about a patient’s risk for distant recurrence as well as the…
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Ado-trastuzumab emtansine offers effective alternative as first-line therapy in breast cancer

August 3, 2017
CHICAGO — First-line therapy with ado-trastuzumab emtansine improved OS and reduced grade 3 and higher adverse events in patients with…
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VIDEO: Pembrolizumab benefits patients with HER-2–negative breast cancer

July 31, 2017
CHICAGO – The addition of pembrolizumab to standard chemotherapy improved the pathologic complete response rate among women with…
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Guest Commentary: Debu Tripathy, MD, reviews highlights in breast cancer from ASCO 2017

July 27, 2017
In this guest commentary, Debu Tripathy, MD, professor and chair of the department of breast medical oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson
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Combination demonstrates activity in brain metastases from HER-2–positive breast cancer

July 14, 2017
CHICAGO — The combination of neratinib and capecitabine conferred benefit to patients with HER-2–positive breast cancer whose disease…
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PARP inhibitor demonstrates activity in previously treated patients with metastatic breast cancer

July 13, 2017
CHICAGO — Talazoparib conferred benefit in previously treated patients with metastatic breast cancer and germline BRCA mutations, according to…
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Paclitaxel, trastuzumab combination improves DFS in early-stage breast cancer

July 12, 2017
CHICAGO – Treatment with paclitaxel and trastuzumab continued to demonstrate a low risk for recurrence when used as adjuvant therapy for
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VIDEO: Adam Brufsky, MD, PhD, discusses results of MONARCH-2, PALOMA-1 trials

June 23, 2017
Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and co-director of the Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses…
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VIDEO: Guidelines provide ‘impactful’ strategy for optimizing breast cancer surgery

June 19, 2017
A “very interesting abstract” presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting shows an increase in lumpectomies and a decrease in mastectomies…