Controlled phase III trial of adjuvant combination chemotherapy of gemcitabine and capecitabine, versus monotherapy gemcitabine in patients with resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

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Published: 3 Jun 2016
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Prof John P. Neoptolemos - University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

Prof Neoptolemos presents at ASCO 2016, a European phase III trial, one of the largest ever conducted in pancreatic cancer, which showed that adding the oral drug capecitabine chemotherapy to gemcitabine prolongs survival without increased toxicity.

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