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AstraZeneca and Merck Report Results of Lynparza (olaparib) in P-III SOLO3 Study for Platinum-Sensitive Relapsed Germline BRCA-mutated Advanced Ovarian Cancer #ASCO2019

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AstraZeneca and Merck Report Results of Lynparza (olaparib) in P-III SOLO3 Study for Platinum-Sensitive Relapsed Germline BRCA-mutated Advanced Ovarian Cancer #ASCO2019

AstraZeneca and Merck Report Results of Lynparza (olaparib) in P-III SOLO3 Study for Platinum-Sensitive Relapsed Germline BRCA-mutated Advanced Ovarian Cancer #ASCO2019

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  • The P-III SOLO3 study results involves assessing of Lynparza (300mg- bid) vs CT (paclitaxel/topotecan /pegylated liposomal doxorubicin/gemcitabine) in 266 patients in a ratio (2:1) with 2L+ platinum-sensitive relapsed BRCA1/2-mutated (gBRCAm) advanced ovarian cancer
  • The P-III SOLO3 study results: improvement in ORR (72.2% vs 51.4%); PFS (13.4 mos. vs 9.2mos.); safe & tolerable- presented at ASCO 2019
  • Lynparza is a PARP inhibitor- targeted for DNA damage response (DDR) pathway deficiencies- including BRCA mutations and has received approval in 64 & 38 countries as a maintenance treatment of platinum-sensitive relapsed ovarian cancer & 1L gBRCAm HER2- metastatic breast cancer respectively

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