Key Findings

  • mCRC patients with primary tumours originating in the right colon are relatively resistant to standard-of-care systemic chemotherapy regimens and have a worse prognosis1-3
  • Treating these patients with FOLFOX-based chemotherapy + SIRT using SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres showed a statistically significant (p<0.007) and clinically meaningful (HR=0.64) improvement in overall survival compared to chemotherapy alone4

1. Tejpar S et al.  JAMA Oncol 2017; 3: 194-201.
2. Petrelli F et al. JAMA Oncol 2017; 3: 211–19.
3. Venook AP et al. Proc Am Soc Clin Oncol 2016; 34 (suppl 15): 3504 (abstr).
4. Van Hazel et al.  Ann Oncol 2017; ESMO 19th WCGIC; Abs. LBA-006.


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