The latest Publication Perspective from the Video Journal of Biomedicine summarizes a recent article published in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, ‘Afatinib for the Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Harboring Uncommon EGFR Mutations: A Database of 693 Cases’.
The authors analyze the effect of afatinib treatment in 693 patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) haboring uncommon EGFR mutations. The results provide important information when considering optimal treatment for tumors with uncommon EGFR mutations, including compound mutations.
Yang JCH, Schuler M, Popat S et al. Afatinib for the treatment of NSCLC harboring uncommon EGFR mutations: A database of 693 cases. J. Thorac. Oncol. 15(5), 803–815 (2020) DOI: 10.1016/j.jtho.2019.12.126
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