Roche Remains Positive After Tecentriq Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Data
Clinicians and the company have heralded the IMpassion130 data presented at ESMO which showed that Roche's Tecentriq is the first immunotherapy to improve outcomes in TNBC but a slight blot on the landscape is that pretty much all of the survival benefit was seen in breast cancer patients with PD-L1 positive tumors.
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