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19-06-2019 | Radiotherapy | ASCO 2019 | Article

Researcher comment: Fewer AEs with proton versus photon radiotherapy

Brian Baumann presents their comparative analysis of the adverse event profiles of proton and photon radiotherapy in nonmetastatic patients receiving chemoradiotherapy with curative intent for various solid tumors, including lung cancer (5:28).

18-06-2019 | CNS metastases | Video | Article

Managing brain metastases in lung cancer

Brain metastases are a common complication of lung cancer and are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. In these videos, Manmeet Ahluwalia provides a neuro-oncologist's perspective on managing lung cancer patients who develop these metastases. 

These videos were made possible by independent educational funding provided by AstraZeneca.

13-06-2019 | Screening | ASCO 2019 | Article

Researcher comment: Screening underserved groups with the Lung Bus

Mellisa Wheeler talks about how their mobile low dose-CT lung scanning unit – the Lung Bus – is helping to reach underserved populations in North Carolina, USA. She also comments on the issues of access to care and overscreening, and outlines the next steps (3:54).

04-06-2019 | Non-small cell lung cancer | ASCO 2019 | Article

Expert comment: 5-year update of KEYNOTE-001

ASCO expert David Graham tells us just why he thinks the 5-year survival data from the advanced non-small-cell lung cancer patients enrolled in the phase Ib KEYNOTE-001 trial are so remarkable (1:26).

03-06-2019 | Non-small cell lung cancer | ASCO 2019 | Article

Researcher comment: 5-year KEYNOTE-001 results show long-lasting survival for some advanced NSCLC patients

Edward Garon presents the 5-year follow-up results of the advanced non-small-cell lung cancer cohort of the phase I KEYNOTE-001 trial of pembrolizumab monotherapy (4:12).

01-06-2019 | Lung cancer | ASCO 2019 | Article

Expert highlights: Lung cancer at ASCO 2019

Advisory Board member Ross Camidge comments on his picks for the most exciting lung cancer research being presented at the 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting, including the RELAY trial and the ARROW trial of the RET inhibitor BLU-667 (3:13).

02-04-2019 | Non-small cell lung cancer | Video | Article

Researcher comment: Liquid biopsy noninferior to tissue biopsy for identifying genomic targets in metastatic NSCLC

Researcher Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou describes the findings of the prospective NILE study evaluating the clinical utility of genotyping cell-free DNA in patients with a new diagnosis of metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (3:21).

01-04-2019 | Malignant pleural disease | Video | Article

Researcher comment: CAR T-cell therapy for malignant pleural disease

Prasad Adusumilli outlines the key results of their phase I trial showing promising safety and efficacy of a mesothelin-targeted chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy in patients with malignant pleural disease, and also discusses the next steps (4:09).

01-04-2019 | Non-small cell lung cancer | Video | Article

Expert commentary: TATTON trial – Exploring options for EGFR inhibitor-resistant NSCLC

Roy Herbst provides his views on the phase Ib TATTON study that combined osimertinib with either the MET inhibitor savolitinib or the MEK inhibitor selumetinib in the advanced, resistant NSCLC setting (2:53).

01-04-2019 | Non-small cell lung cancer | Video | Article

Researcher comment: TATTON trial of savolitinib plus osimertinib in EGFR-mutated, MET-amplified NSCLC

Advisory board member and study author Lecia Sequist takes us through the findings of the savolitinib plus osimertinib cohort of the phase Ib TATTON trial of advanced non-small-cell cancer patients who have developed resistance to EGFR inhibitor therapy (4:48).

22-10-2018 | Non-small cell lung cancer | ESMO 2018 | Video

Mechanisms of acquired resistance to osimertinib in AURA3

Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou outlines the candidate molecular mechanisms of acquired osimertinib resistance as revealed in the AURA3 trial and discusses the possibilities for later lines of treatment (4:12).

14-06-2018 | Lung cancer | ASCO 2018 | Video

Expert commentary: Lung cancer highlights, including the KEYNOTE-042 and CCGA studies

ASCO expert David Graham comments on the plenary KEYNOTE-042 trial, putting the findings in context of other recent research, and highlights the initial report from the CCGA study that could pave the way for a novel lung cancer screening approach. (5:02)

08-06-2018 | Lung cancer | ASCO 2018 | Video

Expert highlights: An update from ASCO 2018 on targeted therapies in lung cancer

Advisory Board member Ross Camidge takes us through the latest research on ALK inhibitors and other targeted therapies for lung cancer, including updated data from the ALEX trial (8:46).

07-06-2018 | Lung cancer | ASCO 2018 | Video

Expert highlights: Lung cancer research from ASCO 2018

Watch this video to find out which studies reported at the ASCO Annual Meeting 2018 caught the interest of Advisory board member Lecia Sequist. She also talks about her own research presented at the conference (6:38).

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