Journal Club

Dr. Hope Rugo discusses Capivasertib FDA Approval based on CAPItello-291 Study

In this discussion with Dr. Hope Rugo, we covered her study Capitello-291, which led to the approval of Capivasertib in hormone receptor-positive breast cancer with AKT1, PTEN, and PIK3CA mutations, which are seen in 40-50% of the cases. We touched base on sequencing of this therapy, and important clinical pearls around the side effect management associated with this drug.

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Dr. Rahul

Dr. Rahul is a Chief of Medical Oncology, making up one-half of the ‘Oncology Brothers.’ He is a valued member of the Guthrie Corning Cancer Center, contributing his extensive knowledge of technology