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Pembrolizumab Induces Robust, Durable Antitumor Activity in Advanced CSCC
April 11, 2021

These data establish pembrolizumab as a promising treatment option for those with locally advanced and recurrent/metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma, according to Brett G.M. Hughes, MD.

First-Line Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab Improves OS Versus Chemo in Patients with Metastatic Uveal Melanoma
February 11, 2021

First-line treatment with nivolumab plus ipilimumab showed a moderate improvement in overall survival and a manageable safety profile in patients with metastatic uveal melanoma.

FDA Approves Cemiplimab as First Immunotherapy to Treat Patients With Advanced BCC
February 09, 2021

The PD-1 inhibitor cemiplimab was granted approval in patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma previously treated with a hedgehog pathway inhibitor or for whom these therapies are not appropriate.