Biomarker Data in Melanoma Presented at ASCO 2018 Are Largely Extensions of Previous Studies Rather Than New Discoveries

Sanjiv S. Agarwala, MD

Video Categories: 2018 ASCO Insights, Biomarkers, and Video Library

Dr Sanjiv Agarwala argues that much of the biomarker data in melanoma presented at ASCO 2018 are around the value of PD-L1 testing; however, even PD-L1–negative melanoma patients seem to respond to anti–PD-1 therapy, although some studies suggest PD-L1–negative patients may be better candidates for combination immunotherapy.

January 30, 2014

Benefits of Congresses and Journals in Educating on Personalized Medicine

Dr Agarwala provides his perspective on the importance of the Global Biomarkers Consortium, World Cutaneous Malignancies Congress and the journal Personalized Medicine in Oncology.

July 29, 2015

Improving the Standard of Care

Dr. Jorge Cortes discusses how to improve the current standard of care by better utilizing the drugs and treatments that are already available.