Scrip is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Merck's Keytruda Offers Hope And Risk In Early Breast Cancer

Executive Summary

I-SPY2 study shows promising efficacy for PD-1 inhibitor Keytruda in combination with chemo in high-risk breast cancer – including a tripling of response rate in triple-negative breast cancer – but also raises red flag on immune-mediated adverse events in early-stage patients.

You may also be interested in...



Keytruda Poised To Add Early TNBC To Its Resumé As KEYNOTE-522 Hits First Endpoint

A first look at data from Merck & Co’s KEYNOTE-522 trial of Keytruda in early triple-negative breast cancer showed significant pathological response rates and hinted at good things to come in event-free survival, but experts at ESMO want more mature data.

Roche's Tecentriq Steals Lead In Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

The PD-L1 inhibitor is the first checkpoint immunotherapy to gain approval in the tough-to-treat disease setting.

Pivotal Data Put Roche's Kadcyla In Position For Earlier Breast Cancer

KATHERINE supports filings for earlier use of Kadyla in adjuvant setting of breast cancer.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

ID036688

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel