Nivolumab plus Ipilimumab in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.

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Summary of "Nivolumab plus Ipilimumab in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer."

In an early-phase study involving patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), the response rate was better with nivolumab plus ipilimumab than with nivolumab monotherapy, particularly among patients with tumors that expressed programmed death ligand 1 (PD-L1). Data are needed to assess the long-term benefit of nivolumab plus ipilimumab in patients with NSCLC.


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Name: The New England journal of medicine
ISSN: 1533-4406


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