ASCO 2017 - High-risk breast cancer: pembrolizumab+standard therapy improved pathologic complete response rates

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Takeaway

  • At a maximum tolerated dose of pembrolizumab 200 mg every 3 wk for 4 cycles added to standard therapy in patients with HR+, HER2, and triple-negative breast cancer, the Bayesian probability of superior pathologic control rates was 99.0%.

Why this matters

  • Pembrolizumab is...