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Andrea B. Apolo, MD, on Urothelial Carcinoma: Phase III Findings on Pembrolizumab vs Observation

2024 ASCO GU Cancers Symposium

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Andrea B. Apolo, MD, of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, discusses the results of the AMBASSADOR Alliance A031501 study, which showed adjuvant pembrolizumab improved disease-free survival vs observation for patients with high-risk muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma after radical surgery. According to Dr. Apolo, the findings support adjuvant pembrolizumab as a new treatment option for this population (Abstract LBA531).



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