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Nicolas Girard, MD, PhD, on NSCLC: New Data on Event-Free Survival With Nivolumab Plus Platinum-Doublet Chemotherapy

AACR Annual Meeting 2022

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Nicolas Girard, MD, PhD, of the Institut Curie, discusses findings from the phase III CheckMate 816 trial, which is the first study with an immunotherapy-based combination to demonstrate improved event-free survival and pathologic complete response in the neoadjuvant setting for patients with resectable stage IB to IIIA non–small cell lung cancer. The results may benefit the 30% to 55% of patients whose cancer recurs after surgery (Abstract CT012).



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