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Phase III Trial of Avelumab Maintenance After First-Line Induction Chemotherapy Versus Continuation of Chemotherapy in Patients With Gastric Cancers: Results From JAVELIN Gastric 100

The PD-L1 inhibitor Bavencio, when given as maintenance therapy to gastric cancer patients in a trial, was not superior to chemotherapy, but it had fewer side effects and provided efficacy benefits in some subgroups of patients.

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