Novartis Ph1b PORTIA Results Presented at Virtual AACR II

On Monday, June 23, Novartis presented (Ulrich Jaeger et al, June 2020) updated clinical data from the Kymriah + pembrolizumab (pembro, a PD-1 inhibitor) Ph1 PORTIA study in ≥3L R/R DLBCL. Below, FENIX provides thoughts on the significance of this data, and particularly how it compares to recent CAR-T + checkpoint inhibitor data from Gilead (Yescarta), BMS (Liso-cel), and Autolus (AUTO3).

About The Author

Matthew Maryniak

President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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