Drug reduces invasive disease toll in high-risk early breast cancer: study

Interim results from the open-label trial suggest abemaciclib has benefit, researchers say

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Combining abemaciclib with endocrine therapy gives better odds of invasive disease-free survival in people with high-risk early breast cancer, researchers report.

In the phase 3 MonarchE trial, more than 5600 people with hormone receptor (HR)-positive and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-negative disease judged to be at high risk of recurrence were