Atezolizumab First PD-L1 Inhibitor Approved for the Treatment of Patients with Metastatic NSCLC

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On October 18, 2016, atezolizumab (Tecentriq; Genentech), a PD-L1 inhibitor, was approved by the FDA for patients with metastatic non–small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) associated with the EGFR or ALK genetic mutations whose disease progressed during or after treatment with platinum-containing chemotherapy.
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