Articles related to TRIPLE-NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER (TNBC)
Interrupting Radiotherapy for as Little as 2 Days Can Reduce Survival in TNBC
Explore the detailed findings of a recent study that highlights the impact of treatment interruptions on survival rates in triple-negative breast cancer patients undergoing adjuvant radiotherapy.
Oncology, Medical July 25th 2023
Where do Anti-TROP2 ADCs Factor into Advanced TNBC Care?
Unfolding the Potentials of Anti-TROP2 ADC Therapy in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Evolving therapeutic paradigms for triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) are in focus, as esteemed experts highlight the use of novel anti-TROP2 antibody drug conjugates in an enlightening multidisciplinary tumor board.
Oncology, Medical June 8th 2023
State Variation in Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Incidence of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Among US Women
There were significant state variations in racial and ethnic disparities in TNBC incidence in this cohort study, with Black women in Delaware, Missouri, Louisiana, and Mississippi having the highest rates among all states and racial and ethnic populations. More research is needed to identify factors contributing to the significant geographic variations in racial and ethnic disparities in TNBC incidence in order to develop effective preventive measures, and social determinants of health contribute to the geographic disparities in TNBC risk, according to the findings.
Oncology, Medical March 6th 2023
Event-free Survival with Pembrolizumab in Early Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
An earlier analysis of this phase 3 trial of neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy showed that the addition of pembrolizumab to neoadjuvant chemotherapy resulted in a significantly higher percentage of patients with early triple-negative breast cancer having a pathological complete response (defined as no invasive cancer in the breast and negative nodes) at definitive surgery. The trial’s main findings on event-free survival have not been published.
Oncology, Medical February 27th 2023
Pembrolizumab for Early Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Early triple-negative breast cancer patients who received pembrolizumab along with neoadjuvant chemotherapy had a significantly higher rate of pathological complete responses than those who received placebo along with neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
Oncology, Medical November 28th 2022
Use of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Pembrolizumab in the Treatment of High-Risk, Early-Stage Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: ASCO Guideline Rapid Recommendation Update
“For patients with T1cN1-2 or T2-4N0 (stage II or III), early-stage TNBC, the Panel recommends use of pembrolizumab (200 mg once every 3 weeks or 400 mg once every 6 weeks) in combination with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, followed by adjuvant pembrolizumab after surgery.”
Oncology, Medical April 26th 2022