Adding Opdivo to Yervoy ups melanoma treatment efficacy–but it ups rate of serious side effects, too

Carly Helfand

The data on Bristol-Myers Squibb's hot new immunotherapy kept rolling out Sunday at ASCO, showing that combining the drug with fellow Bristol cancer-fighter proved more effective in treating advanced than Yervoy alone. But pairing up the two also increased the risk of , which could offset the tandem's benefits for some patients.

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