CHMP recommends Opdivo + Yervoy for first line treatment of metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma – BMS

Bristol Myers Squibb announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended approval of Opdivo (nivolumab) plus Yervoy (ipilimumab) for the first-line treatment of adults with unresectable advanced, recurrent or metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) with tumor cell PD-L1 expression greater than 1%. The European Commission (EC), which has […]

Opdivo + Yervoy demonstrates durable overall survival at three years compared to chemotherapy in first-line unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma – BMS

– Bristol Myers Squibb announced three-year data from the CheckMate -743 trial that demonstrated a durable survival benefit with first-line treatment with Opdivo (nivolumab) plus Yervoy (ipilimumab) compared to platinum-based standard-of-care chemotherapy in patients with unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM), regardless of histology. With a minimum follow-up of three years (35.5 months): i Among patients treated with Opdivo plus Yervoy, […]

FDA approves Opdivo as adjuvant treatment in oesophageal or gastroesophageal junction cancer – BMS

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