Clinical Response to World-First Drug Trial at The Christie

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 4/2/2017

Description

A patient participating in a first-in-human Phase I clinical trial of a novel agent in combination with an immune-checkpoint inhibitor had a complete response to therapy. This news story was picked up nationally and internationally on a large scale

Media coverage

TitleMan given 18 months to live now cancer free after taking world first drug Read more: http://metro.co.uk/2017/02/05/man-given-18-months-to-live-now-cancer-free-after-taking-world-first-drug-6427857/#ixzz4azDKPDQj
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Metro
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/02/17
URLmetro.co.uk/2017/02/05/man-given-18-months-to-live-now-cancer-free-after-taking-world-first-drug-6427857/
PersonsMatthew Krebs
TitleCancer patient who was given just 18 months to live now has NO TRACE of the disease
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Sun
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/02/17
URLhttps://www.thesun.co.uk/living/2788990/cancer-patient-cured-clinical-trial/
PersonsMatthew Krebs
TitleTerminally ill lung cancer patient given all clear after world first drug trial
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Mirror
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/02/17
URLwww.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/health/patient-given-18-months-live-9759969
PersonsMatthew Krebs
TitleChristie patient left with no trace of cancer after taking part in world first drug trial
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletManchester Evening News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/02/17
URLwww.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/christie-patient-left-no-trace-12556940
PersonsMatthew Krebs

Media contributions

TitleCancer patient left with no trace of disease after being given 18 months to live
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletGranada Reports
Media typeTelevision
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/02/17
URLwww.itv.com/news/granada/2017-02-05/cancer-patient-left-with-no-trace-of-disease-after-being-given-18-months-to-live/
PersonsMatthew Krebs