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Received: 11 April 2019
Accepted: 5 July 2019
First Online: 22 August 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was performed in accordance with ethical principles that have their origin in the Declaration of Helsinki and are consistent with the International Conference on Harmonisation/Good Clinical Practice and applicable regulatory requirements. The protocol was approved by Institutional Review Boards (IRBs)/Independent Ethics Committees (IECs) at each center. Patients provided written informed consent to participate.
: Not applicable.
: Aung Naing: Research grants from NCI, EMD Serono, AstraZeneca, Healios Onc., Nutrition, Atterocor, Amplimmune, Karyopharm Therapeutics, Incyte, Regeneron, Merck, BMS, Pfizer, Neon Therapeutics, Calithera BioSciences, and TopAlliance BioSciences; grants and advisory board membership with ARMO BioSciences, Novartis, and CytomX Therapeutics; grants from Immune Deficiency Foundation (spouse).Jeffrey Infante: Consultant for Armo Biosciences and Biomed Valley; employee of Janssen Oncology.Sanjay Goel: Funding to conduct clinical trial from AstraZeneca.Howard Burris: Consultant or advisor to Mersana, AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, FORMA Therapeutics, Janssen, Novartis, Roche/Genentech, and TG Therapeutics; research funding from Roche/Genentech, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Incyte, Tarveda Therapeutics, Mersana, AstraZeneca, Macrogenics, Novartis, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Eli Lilly, Seattle Genetics, AbbVie, Bayer, Celldex, Merck, Celgene, Agios, Jounce Therapeutics, Moderna Therapeutics, CytomX Therapeutics, GlaxoSmithKline, Verastem, Tesaro, Immunocore, Takeda, Millennium, BioMed Valley Discoveries, Pfizer, PTC Therapeutics, TG Therapuetics, Loxo, Vertex, eFFECTOR Therapetics, Janssen, Gilead Sciences, Valent Technologies, BioAtla, CicloMed, Harpoon Therapeutics, Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine, Revolution Medicines, Daiichi Sankyo, H3 Biomedicine, Neon Therapeutics, OncoMed, Regeneron, and Sanofi; expert testimony for Novartis.Patricia LoRusso: Advisory boards for Genentech, AstraZeneca, Ipsen, AbbVie, Genmab, Roche, CytomX, and SOTIO; Data Safety Monitoring Boards for Agios, Five Prime, Halozyme, and Tyme.Amy Weise: Speakers’ bureau for Array Biopharma.Joseph Eder: No conflicts to disclose.Brendan Curti: Institution receives research funding from AstraZeneca.Chelsea Black, Shannon Marshall, Ikbel Achour, Rena May, Chris Morehouse, Kristen Pollizzi, Xuyang Song, Keith Steele, Nairouz Elgeioushi, Farzana Walcott, Joyson Karakunnel, and Michael Oberst are current or former employees of AstraZeneca and own stocks/shares in AstraZeneca. Susannah Barbee is a former employee of Amplimmune.