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In this episode, we discuss the treatment of triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) with Dr. Stephen Chia. We cover:
- The use of immunotherapies to treat TNBC
- Biomarkers that can determine which patients will best respond to immunotherapies
- The challenges of testing for PDL-1
Dr. Stephen Chia is a professor in the division of medical oncology and staff medical oncologist with BC Cancer, in Vancouver. He has held many leadership roles at BC Cancer, including Head of the Division of Medical Oncology UBC, Head of the Department of Clinical Research, BC Cancer, and Chair of the BC Cancer Breast Tumour Group. He has also been the Co-Chair of the Breast Disease Site for Canadian Cancer Trials Group (CCTG).
This podcast episode was sponsored by Merck Canada.
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