Yevgeniy R. Semenov, MD, on Cutaneous Immune-Related Adverse Events and Response to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

SITC 2021


Yevgeniy R. Semenov, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, discusses new findings suggesting cutaneous adverse events such as vitiligo, lichenoid dermatitis, and psoriasis—which often occur in patients with cancer who receive immune checkpoint inhibitors—may be strongly associated with response to therapy and a 22% reduction in mortality (Abstract 814).


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