Latest advances in neoadjuvant therapy for bladder cancer

Keywords: Urinary Bladder Neoplasms, Neoadjuvant Therapy, Immunotherapy, Biomarkers


Cisplatin-based neoadjuvant therapy has shown clear benefits in clinical stage II or IIIA muscle invasive bladder cancer (MIBC), achieving an impact in progression-free survival and overall survival. This updated review focuses on neoadjuvant therapy for MIBC, including the current recommendations from international and/or local practice guidelines, as well as studies of new therapeutic agents (immunotherapy, targeted therapy), on top of research on potential biomarkers that may predict response to immunotherapy.


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Rioja P, Valencia G, Morante Z, Paz R, Vallejos H, Fuentes H, Neciosup S. Latest advances in neoadjuvant therapy for bladder cancer. Acta Med Peru [Internet]. 2022May9 [cited 2024Jul.19];39(1). Available from: