Genetics

Mairead McNamara on Neuroendocrine Carcinoma Findings on Liposomal Irinotecan Plus Fluorouracil and Folinic Acid or Docetaxel

2022 ASCO Annual Meeting

Mairéad G. McNamara, PhD, MBBCh, of The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, discusses phase II findings of the NET-02 trial, which explored an unmet need in the second-line treatment of patients with progressive, poorly differentiated extrapulmonary neuroendocrine carcinoma. In the trial, the combination of liposomal irinotecan, fluorouracil, and folinic acid, but not docetaxel, met the primary endpoint of the 6-month progression-free survival rate (Abstract 4005).


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