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Once-per-week selinexor, bortezomib, and dexamethasone versus twice-per-week bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with multiple myeloma (BOSTON): a randomised, open-label, phase 3 trial

Sebastian Grosicki, Maryana Simonova, Ivan Spicka, Ludek Pour, Iryrna Kriachok, Maria Gavriatopoulou, Halyna Pylypenko, Holger W Auner, Xavier Leleu, Vadim Doronin, Ganna Usenko, Nizar J Bahlis, Roman Hajek, Reuben Benjamin, Tuphan K Dolai, Dinesh K Sinha, Christopher P Venner, Mamta Garg, Mercedes Gironella, Artur Jurczyszyn Show all

The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2020

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Selinexor combined with dexamethasone has shown activity in patients with heavily pre-treated multiple myeloma. In a phase 1b/2 study, the combination of oral selinexor with bortezomib (a proteasome inhibitor) and dexamethasone induced high response rates with low rates of peripheral neuropathy, the main dose-limiting toxicity of bortezomib. We aimed to evaluate the clinical benefit of weekly selinexor, bortezomib, and dexamethasone versus standard bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with previously treated multiple myeloma. METHODS: This phase 3, randomised, open-label trial was done at 123 sites in 21 countries. Patients aged 18 years or older, who had multiple myeloma, an..

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