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PRIMA study: Niraparib maintenance improves PFS in advanced OC

Key clinical point: Niraparib improves PFS when given after first-line chemotherapy for advanced OC.

Major finding: PFS was 21.9 vs. 10.4 months in the treatment vs. placebo groups, respectively (HR, 0.43).

Study details: A phase 3 study of 728 patients.

Disclosures: The PRIMA/ENGOT-OV26/GOG-3012 study was sponsored by TESARO. Dr. González-Martin reported relationships with numerous pharmaceutical companies.


González-Martin A et al. ESMO 2019: Abstract LBA1.