Article Abstract

Upcoming innovations in lung cancer immunotherapy: focus on immune checkpoint inhibitors

Authors: Sandrine Aspeslagh, Aurélien Marabelle, Jean-Charles Soria, Jean-Pierre Armand


For decades, immunotherapy strategies have failed to succeed in lung cancer. However, the recent success of immune checkpoint inhibitors and the progress in the understanding of the immunobiology of lung cancer have changed this paradigm. Here we review ongoing clinical trials and recent results obtained with these novel lung cancer immunotherapies.