prIME Downloadable Slides in Gastrointestinal Cancer From the 2017 Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago
0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Jun 15, 2017
Jun 15, 2018
- Thierry André, MD, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
Abstract #3531: Combination of nivolumab (nivo) + ipilimumab (ipi) in the treatment of patients (pts) with deficient DNA mismatch repair (dMMR)/high microsatellite instability (MSI-H) metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC): CheckMate 142 study
- Axel Grothey, MD, West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Abstract #3558: Response to pembrolizumab in patients with mismatch repair deficient (dMMR) colorectal cancer (CRC)
- Charles S. Fuchs, MD, MPH, Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Abstract #4003: KEYNOTE-059 cohort 1: Efficacy and safety of pembrolizumab (pembro) monotherapy in patients with previously treated advanced gastric cancer
- Yung-Jue Bang, MD, PhD, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Abstract #4012: KEYNOTE-059 cohort 2: Safety and efficacy of pembrolizumab (pembro) plus 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) and cisplatin for first-line (1L) treatment of advanced gastric cancer
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Dr André has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Bang has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from MSD. He has also performed contracted research for MSD through his institution. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Fuchs has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from Agios, Bayer, Dicerna, Eli Lilly, Entrinsic Health, Five Prime Therapeutics, Genentech, Gilead Sciences, Kew, Merck, Merrimack, Sanofi, and Taiho. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Grothey has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Boston Biomedicals, Eli-Lilly, Genentech, and Taiho. He also disclosed performing contracted research for Bayer, Boston Biomedicals, and Genentech. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
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