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ASCO 2020

27 May - 1 Jun 2020
Chicago, United States of America
The future of PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer
Dr Elena Castro - Spanish National Cancer Research Center, Madrid, Spain
The future of PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer ( Dr Elena Castro - Spanish National Cancer Research Center, Madrid, Spain )
2 Jul 2020
COMBI-AD trial: Adjuvant dabrafenib plus trametinib in patients with resected st...
Prof Axel Hauschild - University Hospital, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
COMBI-AD trial: Adjuvant dabrafenib plus trametinib in patients with resected stage III BRAF V600–mutant melanoma ( Prof Axel Hauschild - University Hospital, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany )
30 Jun 2020
IMvigor130: Atezolizumab with or without chemotherapy in metastatic urothelial c...
Prof Matthew Galsky - The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA
IMvigor130: Atezolizumab with or without chemotherapy in metastatic urothelial cancer ( Prof Matthew Galsky - The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA )
30 Jun 2020
Checkmate 9LA: Nivolumab, ipilimumab and chemotherapy for stage IV NSCLC
Prof Martin Reck - Lung Clinic Grosshansdorf, Grosshansdorf, Germany
Checkmate 9LA: Nivolumab, ipilimumab and chemotherapy for stage IV NSCLC ( Prof Martin Reck - Lung Clinic Grosshansdorf, Grosshansdorf, Germany )
30 Jun 2020
ASCO 2020: Updates in non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer
Prof Boris Hadaschik - University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany
ASCO 2020: Updates in non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer ( Prof Boris Hadaschik - University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany )
24 Jun 2020
MINDACT long-term results: 70-gene signature MammaPrint to guide adjuvant chemot...
Dr Fatima Cardoso - Champalimaud Clinical Center, Lisbon, Portugal
MINDACT long-term results: 70-gene signature MammaPrint to guide adjuvant chemotherapy use in breast cancer ( Dr Fatima Cardoso - Champalimaud Clinical Center, Lisbon, Portugal )
18 Jun 2020
Early safety from a trial of talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC) injected into live...
Prof J. Randy Hecht - UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Santa Monica, US...
Early safety from a trial of talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC) injected into liver tumours plus pembrolizumab ( Prof J. Randy Hecht - UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Santa Monica, USA )
17 Jun 2020
CITYSCAPE: Tiragolumab plus atezolizumab for non-small cell lung cancer
Dr Melissa Johnson - Sarah Cannon Research Institute, Nashville, USA
CITYSCAPE: Tiragolumab plus atezolizumab for non-small cell lung cancer ( Dr Melissa Johnson - Sarah Cannon Research Institute, Nashville, USA )
17 Jun 2020
Phase II data from the KarMMa trial for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma
Dr Nikhil Munshi - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
Phase II data from the KarMMa trial for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma ( Dr Nikhil Munshi - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA )
16 Jun 2020
Pembrolizumab vs brentuximab vedotin in relapsed or refractory classic Hodgkin l...
Dr John Kuruvilla - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada
Pembrolizumab vs brentuximab vedotin in relapsed or refractory classic Hodgkin lymphoma ( Dr John Kuruvilla - Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada )
16 Jun 2020
FGFR inhibitors in bladder cancer: Testing, screening and highlights from ASCO 2...
Prof Robert Huddart and Dr Ignacio Durán
FGFR inhibitors in bladder cancer: Testing, screening and highlights from ASCO 2020 ( Prof Robert Huddart and Dr Ignacio Durán )
15 Jun 2020
Perioperative chemotherapy with mFOLFIRINOX vs gemcitabine/nab-paclitaxel for re...
Prof Davendra Sohal - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, USA
Perioperative chemotherapy with mFOLFIRINOX vs gemcitabine/nab-paclitaxel for resectable pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma ( Prof Davendra Sohal - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, USA )
15 Jun 2020
High-dose twice daily thoracic radiotherapy in limited disease small-cell lung c...
Prof Bjørn Henning Grønberg - Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
High-dose twice daily thoracic radiotherapy in limited disease small-cell lung cancer ( Prof Bjørn Henning Grønberg - Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway )
15 Jun 2020
ASPEN: Results of a phase III randomised trial of zanubrutinib vs ibrutinib for ...
Prof Constantine Tam - Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
ASPEN: Results of a phase III randomised trial of zanubrutinib vs ibrutinib for patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia ( Prof Constantine Tam - Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia )
15 Jun 2020
Background of the KEYLYNK-007 trial for advanced solid tumours
Dr Timothy Yap - MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Background of the KEYLYNK-007 trial for advanced solid tumours ( Dr Timothy Yap - MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA )
13 Jun 2020
CTC count as a prognostic marker for androgen deprivation plus orteronel or bica...
Dr Amir Goldkorn - Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, USA
CTC count as a prognostic marker for androgen deprivation plus orteronel or bicalutamide in mCSPC ( Dr Amir Goldkorn - Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, USA )
12 Jun 2020
Total neoadjuvant therapy with mFOLFIRINOX versus preoperative chemoradiation in...
Prof Thierry Conroy - Institute Cancer De Lorraine, Nancy, France
Total neoadjuvant therapy with mFOLFIRINOX versus preoperative chemoradiation in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer ( Prof Thierry Conroy - Institute Cancer De Lorraine, Nancy, France )
12 Jun 2020
AGO DESKTOP III/ENGOT-ov20: Impact of secondary cytoreductive surgery in recurre...
Prof Andreas du Bois - Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen, Germany
AGO DESKTOP III/ENGOT-ov20: Impact of secondary cytoreductive surgery in recurrent ovarian cancer ( Prof Andreas du Bois - Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen, Germany )
12 Jun 2020
Three versus six months of adjuvant oxaliplatin and fluoropyrimidine-based thera...
Prof Alberto Sobrero - Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genova, Italy
Three versus six months of adjuvant oxaliplatin and fluoropyrimidine-based therapy for patients with stage III colon cancer ( Prof Alberto Sobrero - Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genova, Italy )
12 Jun 2020
Checkpoint inhibitors for the treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
Dr Katie Kelley - University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
Checkpoint inhibitors for the treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma ( Dr Katie Kelley - University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA )
12 Jun 2020
Reducing damage to swallowing muscles during radiotherapy for head and neck canc...
Prof Christopher Nutting - The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Reducing damage to swallowing muscles during radiotherapy for head and neck cancers ( Prof Christopher Nutting - The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK )
12 Jun 2020
Updated results from KEYNOTE-426 for metastatic kidney cancer
Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
Updated results from KEYNOTE-426 for metastatic kidney cancer ( Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA )
12 Jun 2020
HCRN GU16-260: Nivolumab and salvage nivolumab ipilimumab in treatment-naïve p...
Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
HCRN GU16-260: Nivolumab and salvage nivolumab   ipilimumab in treatment-naïve patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma ( Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA )
12 Jun 2020
Comment: JAVELIN-100 for metastatic urothelial cancer
Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
Comment: JAVELIN-100 for metastatic urothelial cancer ( Dr Elizabeth Plimack - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA )
12 Jun 2020
3-weekly cisplatin or weekly cisplatin for squamous cell carcinoma of head and n...
Dr Naomi Kiyota - Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
3-weekly cisplatin or weekly cisplatin for squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck ( Dr Naomi Kiyota - Kobe University, Kobe, Japan )
12 Jun 2020
Osimertinib plus gefitinib for treatment of EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung can...
Dr Julia Rotow - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
Osimertinib plus gefitinib for treatment of EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer ( Dr Julia Rotow - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA )
12 Jun 2020
METex14 SAs (MET exon 14 skipping alterations) in non-small cell lung cancer
Prof Mark Awad - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
METex14 SAs (MET exon 14 skipping alterations) in non-small cell lung cancer ( Prof Mark Awad - Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA )
12 Jun 2020
PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer: Choices of tests and how to test?
Dr Kim Chi and Dr Alexander Wyatt
PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer: Choices of tests and how to test? ( Dr Kim Chi and Dr Alexander Wyatt )
11 Jun 2020
ASCO 2020: Breast cancer roundup
Dr Matteo Lambertini - San Martino Hospital, Genoa, Italy
ASCO 2020: Breast cancer roundup ( Dr Matteo Lambertini - San Martino Hospital, Genoa, Italy )
11 Jun 2020
FORTE trial: Minimal residual disease evaluation in newly diagnosed multiple mye...
Dr Stefania Oliva - GIMEMA, European Myeloma Network, Italy
FORTE trial: Minimal residual disease evaluation in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma ( Dr Stefania Oliva - GIMEMA, European Myeloma Network, Italy )
11 Jun 2020
The PANDA study: Combining panitumumab with FOLFOX or 5FU in elderly patients wi...
Dr Sara Lonardi - Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Padua, Italy
The PANDA study: Combining panitumumab with FOLFOX or 5FU in elderly patients with RAS-BRAF WT metastatic colorectal cancer ( Dr Sara Lonardi - Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Padua, Italy )
11 Jun 2020
Comparing pevonedistat plus azacitidine versus azacitidine alone in patients wit...
Prof Lionel Ades - Hôpital Saint-Louis, Paris, France
Comparing pevonedistat plus azacitidine versus azacitidine alone in patients with higher-risk MDS/CMML or low-blast AML ( Prof Lionel Ades - Hôpital Saint-Louis, Paris, France )
11 Jun 2020
ASCO 2020 prostate cancer highlights
Prof Karim Fizazi, Prof Axel Merseburger, Dr Kim Chi and Prof Amit Bahl
ASCO 2020 prostate cancer highlights ( Prof Karim Fizazi, Prof Axel Merseburger, Dr Kim Chi and Prof Amit Bahl )
10 Jun 2020
Perioperative novel systemic immunotherapy-based approaches in urinary cancers
Dr Shilpa Gupta - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA
Perioperative novel systemic immunotherapy-based approaches in urinary cancers ( Dr Shilpa Gupta - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA )
9 Jun 2020
ASCO 2020: Updates in renal cancer
Dr Toni Choueiri - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
ASCO 2020: Updates in renal cancer ( Dr Toni Choueiri - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA )
5 Jun 2020
TROPHIMMUN: Avelumab for gestational trophoblastic tumours resistant to monochem...
Prof Benoit You - Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
TROPHIMMUN: Avelumab for gestational trophoblastic tumours resistant to monochemotherapy ( Prof Benoit You - Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France )
5 Jun 2020
KEYNOTE-177 results: Pembrolizumab versus chemotherapy for patients with MSI-H/d...
Prof Thierry Andre - Sorbonne University and Saint-Antoine Hospital, Paris, Fran...
KEYNOTE-177 results: Pembrolizumab versus chemotherapy for patients with MSI-H/dMMR colorectal cancer ( Prof Thierry Andre - Sorbonne University and Saint-Antoine Hospital, Paris, France )
5 Jun 2020
Highlights from ASCO 2020
Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
Highlights from ASCO 2020 ( Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada )
5 Jun 2020
PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer: Guidelines, who to test and the patient path...
Dr Neal Shore and Dr Elena Castro
PARP inhibitors in prostate cancer: Guidelines, who to test and the patient pathway ( Dr Neal Shore and Dr Elena Castro )
5 Jun 2020
New emerging treatment options and targeted therapies for bladder cancer
Dr Arlene Siefker-Radtke and Dr Yohann Loriot
New emerging treatment options and targeted therapies for bladder cancer ( Dr Arlene Siefker-Radtke and Dr Yohann Loriot )
4 Jun 2020
Timing of response to venetoclax combination treatment in older patients with ac...
Dr Brian Jonas - University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sac...
Timing of response to venetoclax combination treatment in older patients with acute myeloid leukaemia ( Dr Brian Jonas - University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, USA )
3 Jun 2020
CheckMate 227 three-year update: Nivolumab plus ipilimumab versus chemo as first...
Prof Suresh Ramalingam - Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta, ...
CheckMate 227 three-year update: Nivolumab plus ipilimumab versus chemo as first-line treatment for advanced NSCLC ( Prof Suresh Ramalingam - Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta, USA )
2 Jun 2020
ASCO 2020: Latest developments in EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer
Prof Benjamin Besse and Dr Alex Spira
ASCO 2020: Latest developments in EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer ( Prof Benjamin Besse and Dr Alex Spira )
2 Jun 2020
Venetoclax with bortezomib and dexamethasone in relapsed/refractory multiple mye...
Dr Shaji Kumar - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
Venetoclax with bortezomib and dexamethasone in relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma ( Dr Shaji Kumar - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA )
1 Jun 2020
KRd vs VRd for initial therapy of newly diagnosed multiple myeloma
Dr Shaji Kumar - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
KRd vs VRd for initial therapy of newly diagnosed multiple myeloma ( Dr Shaji Kumar - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA )
1 Jun 2020
Teclistamab for patients with heavily pretreated relapsed or refractory multiple...
Dr Saad Usmani - Levine Cancer Institute, Charlotte, USA
Teclistamab for patients with heavily pretreated relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma ( Dr Saad Usmani - Levine Cancer Institute, Charlotte, USA )
1 Jun 2020
E2108: Systemic therapy plus early local therapy versus systemic therapy alone i...
Dr Seema Ahsan Khan - Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, USA
E2108: Systemic therapy plus early local therapy versus systemic therapy alone in women with de novo stage IV breast cancer ( Dr Seema Ahsan Khan - Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, USA )
31 May 2020
KEYNOTE-604: Pembrolizumab plus etoposide and platinum as a first-line therapy f...
Dr Charles Rudin - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, USA
KEYNOTE-604: Pembrolizumab plus etoposide and platinum as a first-line therapy for extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer ( Dr Charles Rudin - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, USA )
31 May 2020
Clinical impact of COVID-19 on patients with cancer: Data from the COVID-19 and ...
Dr Dimpy Shah - Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, San Ant...
Clinical impact of COVID-19 on patients with cancer: Data from the COVID-19 and Cancer Consortium (CCC19) ( Dr Dimpy Shah - Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, San Antonio, USA )
31 May 2020
Cumulative incidence of financial hardship in metastatic colorectal cancer patie...
Dr Veena Shankaran - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA
Cumulative incidence of financial hardship in metastatic colorectal cancer patients: Primary endpoint results for SWOG S1417CD ( Dr Veena Shankaran - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA )
30 May 2020
Denosumab in multiple myeloma patients with renal insufficiency
Dr Elizabeth O'Donnell - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Denosumab in multiple myeloma patients with renal insufficiency ( Dr Elizabeth O'Donnell - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA )
30 May 2020
Association of BRCA alterations with response to PARP inhibitors in metastatic c...
Dr Emmanuel Antonarakis - John Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center...
Association of BRCA alterations with response to PARP inhibitors in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer ( Dr Emmanuel Antonarakis - John Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore, USA )
30 May 2020
LuPSMA vs cabazitaxel in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer progres...
Prof Michael Hofman - Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
LuPSMA vs cabazitaxel in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer progressing after docetaxel ( Prof Michael Hofman - Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia )
30 May 2020
The paediatric precision oncology study INFORM: Clinical outcome and benefit for...
Dr Cornelis van Tilburg - Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg, Heidelberg, ...
The paediatric precision oncology study INFORM: Clinical outcome and benefit for molecular subgroups ( Dr Cornelis van Tilburg - Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany )
30 May 2020
Maintenance avelumab plus best supportive care (BSC) versus BSC alone after chem...
Prof Thomas Powles - Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK
Maintenance avelumab plus best supportive care (BSC) versus BSC alone after chemotherapy in advanced urothelial carcinoma ( Prof Thomas Powles -  Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK )
29 May 2020
Brigatinib for NSCLC, latest research and overcoming complications
Dr Ross Camidge - University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, USA
Brigatinib for NSCLC, latest research and overcoming complications ( Dr Ross Camidge - University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, USA )
29 May 2020
Sym015 shows superior specificity compared to TKIs for NSCLC
Dr Ross Camidge - University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, USA
Sym015 shows superior specificity compared to TKIs for NSCLC ( Dr Ross Camidge - University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, USA )
29 May 2020
CARTITUDE-1: JNJ-4528, a B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA)-directed CAR-T-cell th...
Dr Jesus Berdeja - Sarah Cannon Research Institute, Nashville, USA
CARTITUDE-1: JNJ-4528, a B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA)-directed CAR-T-cell therapy for r/r multiple myeloma ( Dr Jesus Berdeja - Sarah Cannon Research Institute, Nashville, USA )
29 May 2020
Update from KAITLIN for high-risk HER2-positive early breast cancer
Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
Update from KAITLIN for high-risk HER2-positive early breast cancer ( Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA )
29 May 2020
Cisplatin plus/minus veliparib in metastatic TNBC and/or germline BRCA-associate...
Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
Cisplatin plus/minus veliparib in metastatic TNBC and/or germline BRCA-associated breast cancer ( Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA )
29 May 2020
Better genetic diagnostics in Ugandan breast cancer patients
Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
Better genetic diagnostics in Ugandan breast cancer patients ( Dr Julie Gralow - University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA )
29 May 2020
ADAURA results: Adjuvant osimertinib for EGFRm non-small cell lung cancer
Prof Roy Herbst - Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, USA
ADAURA results: Adjuvant osimertinib for EGFRm non-small cell lung cancer ( Prof Roy Herbst - Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, USA )
29 May 2020
Pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy for patients with metastatic triple-negative bre...
Dr Javier Cortés - IOB Institute of Oncology, Madrid and Barcelona, Spain
Pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy for patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer ( Dr Javier Cortés - IOB Institute of Oncology, Madrid and Barcelona, Spain )
27 May 2020