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medwireNews coverage from the ESMO Congress in Munich 2018

30-10-2018 | Castration-resistant prostate cancer | ESMO 2018 | Video

Abiraterone alone likely suppresses testosterone sufficiently in mCRPC patients

Carsten Ohlmann discusses findings of the phase II SPARE trial that investigated forgoing LHRH therapy in metastatic prostate cancer patients receiving abiraterone acetate (5:16).

30-10-2018 | Renal cell carcinoma | ESMO 2018 | Video

Expert comment on the JAVELIN Renal 101 trial

ESMO expert Markus Joerger gives his views on the JAVELIN Renal 101 study pitting the combination of avelumab and axitinib against sunitinib in the first-line advanced RCC setting (1:48).

26-10-2018 | Renal cell carcinoma | ESMO 2018 | News

First-line avelumab–axitinib outperforms sunitinib in advanced RCC

Results of the JAVELIN Renal 101 trial indicate that patients with a new diagnosis of advanced renal cell carcinoma have better outcomes when treated with the combination of avelumab and axitinib than with sunitinib.

25-10-2018 | Castration-resistant prostate cancer | ESMO 2018 | News

LHRH therapy may be SPAREd for abiraterone-treated mCRPC patients

Men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who are beginning treatment with abiraterone acetate plus prednisone may not need luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone therapy, suggest exploratory findings presented at the ESMO 2018 Congress in Munich, Germany.

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