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Latest in HR+/HER2- metastatic breast cancer, including data on CDK recycling with Kisqali® plus endocrine therapy, further MONALEESA-2 quality of life and overall survival analyses, and a new biomarker analysis of Piqray® plus fulvestrant
Data for Tafinlar® + Mekinist® in pediatric patients with BRAF V600 low-grade glioma to be featured in ASCO official press briefing
First release of 96-week data on Scemblix® in Ph+ CML in chronic phase patients previously treated with ≥2 prior tyrosine kinase inhibitors
Updated next-generation CAR-T T-Charge™ data, and five-year results from ELIANA trial in pediatric and young adult ALL treated with Kymriah®, the first ever CAR-T cell therapy approved
Data from nearly 130 abstracts from Novartis-sponsored and investigator-initiated trials demonstrates Novartis commitment to push the boundaries of science and harness the power of innovation in established and investigational therapies and novel combinations
Basel, May 12, 2022 — Novartis highlights data from across its oncology portfolio at the upcoming 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the European Hematology Association (EHA) 2022 Hybrid Congress. With nearly 130 abstracts from Novartis-sponsored and investigator-initiated trials accepted, the data showcase research across over 20 compounds in key disease areas, including breast, lung and prostate cancers, leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma and other blood disorders.
“We continue to push the boundaries of science with advanced therapies and novel combinations to help address the individual needs of patients,” said Marie-France Tschudin, President, Innovative Medicines International and Chief Commercial Officer, Novartis. “We are particularly excited about the latest data on CDK recycling with Kisqali, and first results for Tafinlar + Mekinist in a rare pediatric brain cancer.”
Key highlights of data accepted by ASCO:
Abstract Number/ Presentation Details
A randomized phase II trial of fulvestrant or exemestane with or without ribociclib after progression on anti-estrogen therapy plus cyclin-dependent kinase 4/6 inhibition (CDK 4/6i) in patients (pts) with unresectable or hormone receptor positive (HR+), HER2 negative metastatic breast cancer (MBC): MAINTAIN trial†
Abstract # LBA1004
Impact of ribociclib (RIB) dose modifications (mod) on overall survival (OS) in patients (pts) with HR+/HER2− advanced breast cancer (ABC) in MONALEESA (ML)-2
Quality of life (QOL) with ribociclib (RIB) plus aromatase inhibitor (AI) vs abemaciclib (ABE) plus AI as first-line (1L) treatment (tx) of hormone receptor–positive/human epidermal growth factor receptor–negative (HR+/HER2−) advanced breast cancer (ABC), assessed via matching-adjusted indirect comparison (MAIC)
Alpelisib (ALP) + Fulvestrant (FUL) in Patients (pts) With Hormone Receptor-Positive (HR+), Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2-Negative (HER2−), Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC): Biomarker (BM) Analyses by Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) From the SOLAR-1 Study
Alpelisib (ALP) + endocrine therapy (ET) in patients (pts) with hormone receptor-positive (HR+), human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-negative (HER2–), PIK3CA-mutated (mut) advanced breast cancer (ABC): Baseline biomarker analysis and progression-free survival (PFS) by duration of prior cyclin-dependent kinase 4/6 inhibitor (CDK4/6i) therapy in the BYLieve study
Efficacy and safety results from ASCEMBL, a phase 3 study of asciminib vs bosutinib (BOS) in patients (pts) with chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase (CML-CP) after ≥2 prior tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs): wk 96 update
Tafinlar® (dabrafenib) / Mekinist® (trametinib)
Primary analysis of a phase II trial of dabrafenib + trametinib (dab + tram) in BRAF V600–mutant pediatric low-grade glioma (pLGG)
Pluvicto™ (lutetium Lu 177 vipivotide tetraxetan) (formerly referred to as 177Lu-PSMA-617)
177Lu-PSMA-617 in PSMA-positive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: prior and concomitant treatment subgroup analyses of the VISION trial
Pluvicto™ (lutetium Lu 177 vipivotide tetraxetan)
Tolerability of 177Lu-PSMA-617 by treatment exposure in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC): a VISION study subgroup analysis
Locametz® (kit for the preparation of gallium Ga 68 gozetotide injection)**
68Ga-PSMA-11 PET baseline imaging as a prognostic tool for clinical outcomes to 177Lu-PSMA-617 in patients with mCRPC: a VISION sub-study
Lutathera® (lutetium Lu 177 dotatate)***
Effectiveness and safety of re-treatment with lutetium Lu 177 dotatate in patients with progressive neuroendocrine tumors in the United States: a retrospective real-world study
Key highlights of data accepted by EHA:
Abstract Number/ Presentation Details
Efficacy and safety results from ASCEMBL, a phase 3 study of asciminib vs bosutinib in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase after ≥2 prior tyrosine kinase inhibitors: week 96 update
Asciminib provides durable molecular responses in patients (Pts) with chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase (CML-CP) with the T315I mutation: Updated efficacy and safety data from a Phase 1 trial
Tisagenlecleucel in pediatric and young adult patients (Pts) with relapsed/refractory (R/R) B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (B-ALL): Final analyses from the ELIANA study
Phase I study of YTB323, a chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T cell therapy manufactured using T-Charge™, in patients with relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
Phase I study data update of PHE885, a fully human BCMA-directed CAR-T cell therapy manufactured using the T-Charge™ platform for patients with relapsed/refractory (R/R) multiple myeloma (MM)
First results of a Phase II study (STIMULUS-AML1) investigating sabatolimab + azacitidine + venetoclax in patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia
Sustained response off treatment in eltrombopag-treated patients with ITP who are refractory or relapsed after first-line steroids: primary analysis of the phase II TAPER trial
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* Kisqali was developed by the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) under a research collaboration with Astex Pharmaceuticals.
† Investigator-initiated trial
** Locametz is a registered trademark of Advanced Accelerator Applications, a Novartis company.
*** Lutathera is a registered trademark of Advanced Accelerator Applications, a Novartis company.
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