KMBC: Clinical Trial at Saint Luke's Cancer Institute Shows Promising Results for New Breast Cancer Drug

March 26, 2019

HER2-positive breast cancer impacts 20-30 percent of all breast cancer patients. This form of breast cancer tends to be more aggressive and impact younger women. 

A recent clinical trial has shown promising results and may offer another treatment option for these patients. Phase 3 of the SOPHIA study looked at the impact of a new drug called Margetuximab.

KMBC talked to Dr. Tim Pluard, the medical director of Saint Luke's Cancer Institute, about the study's results locally.

Watch the full video below.

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