Chemotherapy remains the dominant cornerstone of colorectal cancer treatment and is prescribed with angiogenesis or EGFR inhibitors in the metastatic setting. Patient biomarker status (e.g., BRAF, RAS, MSI-H/dMMR) and tumor location play a key role in guiding treatment selection. Immune checkpoint inhibitors (Merck & Co.’s Keytruda and Bristol Myers Squibb’s Opdivo and Yervoy) and BRAF inhibitors (Array BioPharma / Pfizer’s Braftovi) have recently emerged as novel options and will see robust uptake in eligible patients. Further personalization of treatment will ensure continued uptake of currently approved therapies over the 2020-2030 forecast period. We also expect several novel agents and combinations to impact the market and help address the high unmet need for additional and more-efficacious treatments.
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