Autologous hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation, the standard frontline treatment in treating patients with mantel cell lymphoma, demonstrated superior long-term efficacy compared with interferon alfa in a recent trial.
The data showed that a daily intake of around 300 IU of vitamin D — roughly the same as three 8-oz. glasses of milk — was linked to a nearly 50% decreased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer among women between the ages of 25 and 42 years.
The ongoing CheckMate-73L trial seeks to determine if nivolumab plus ipilimumab following nivolumab plus chemoradiation could become the new standard of care in treating non-small cell lung cancer, says Nagla F. Abdel Karim, MD.
The results of the phase 2 CANTATA trial indicate that the combination of telaglenastat/cabozantinib does not significantly improve PFS, however, telaglenastat might still prove effective in certain populations.