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Dr. Heather Wakelee, Stanford University Medical Center, evaluates the lack of evidence for the use of targeted therapies after surgery, and describes ongoing trials attempting to resolve that issue.
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Transcript I think there are several goals when treating a patient with advanced non-small cell lung cancer. For one I think we want to extend life,...
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Dr. Nasser Hanna, Indiana University Health, reviews efforts to utilize targeted therapies as consolidation after chemoradiation in locally advanced NSCLC.
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Dr. Jared Weiss, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, evaluates a variety of particular systemic treatment agents for possible use in elderly patients.
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Dr. Nathan Pennell, Cleveland Clinic, discusses acquired resistance to Xalkori in ALK-positive patients, and second generation inhibitors designed to overcome that resistance, such as Zykadia and alectinib.
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Acquired Resistance Forum Video #15: Dr. Pasi Jänne of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute spoke about EGFR inhibitors available to patients when Tarceva...
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Acquired Resistance Forum Video #6: Dr. Nate Pennell of the Cleveland Clinic discussed the other options available to patients with ALK, ROS1 and...
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"Dead negative," is how Dr. Nasser Hanna describes results of a phase 3 study that examined how patients with high MET expression did on the drug...
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Xalkori (crizotinib) has had great success treating ALK positive lung cancer patients. The next generation of ALK inhibitors are also showing great...
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Dr. Joel Neal of Stanford University Medical Center discusses the SELECT clinical trial which studied early stage non-small cell lung cancer patients...
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