Efficacy of Gefitinib Combined With 125 I Radioactive Particles in the Treatment of Transplanted Lung Cancer Tumors in Nude Mice

2 views | Jul 02 2020

Chaojie Li et al. found that Gefitinib combined with 125I radioactive particles brachytherapy could significantly inhibit tumor growth. [Read the Full Post]

Afatinib for the Treatment of NSCLC Harboring Uncommon EGFR Mutations: A Database of 693 Cases

24 views | Jun 19 2020

James Chih-Hsin Yang et al. found that Afatinib has clinical activity in NSCLC against major uncommon and compound EGFR mutatios. It also has broad activity against other uncommon EGFR mutations and some exon 20 insertions. The data support the use of afatinib in these settings. [Read the Full Post]

A Natural Anthraquinone Derivative Shikonin Synergizes With AZD9291 Against wtEGFR NSCLC Cells Through Reactive Oxygen Species-Mediated Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress

29 views | Jun 01 2020

Xiu Hu et al. suggested that combining shikonin with AZD9291was a promising therapeutic strategy for treating wtEGFR NSCLC patients. [Read the Full Post]

YH25448, an Irreversible EGFR-TKI With Potent Intracranial Activity in EGFR Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

106 views | Apr 23 2020

Jiyeon Yun et al. suggested that YH25448 is a promising third-generation EGFR inhibitor, which may be more effective and better tolerated than the currently approved osimertinib. [Read the Full Post]

Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of 2-amino-4-(1,2,4-triazol)pyridine Derivatives as Potent EGFR Inhibitors to Overcome TKI-resistance

73 views | Apr 22 2020

Haikui Yang et al. provided 2-amino-4-(1,2,4-triazol)pyridines as a new scaffold for EGFRT790M and/or EGFRvⅢ inhibitor. [Read the Full Post]

Drug resistance occurred in a newly characterized preclinical model of lung cancer brain metastasis

97 views | Apr 10 2020

Shah N et al. demonstrated that brain metastases of lung cancer cells may independently prompt drug resistance without drug treatment. [Read the Full Post]

Sphingosine Kinase 1 in Breast Cancer-A New Molecular Marker and a Therapy Target

98 views | Apr 09 2020

Alshaker H et al. concluded that SK1 may have a potential as a target for precision medicine, its high expression being a negative prognostic marker in ER-negative breast cancer, as well as a target for chemosensitization therapy. [Read the Full Post]

Real-World Data of Triplet Combination of Trastuzumab, Lapatinib, and Chemotherapy in HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Multicenter Retrospective Study

126 views | Mar 29 2020

Li Y et al. indicated that TLC demonstrated promising effects and tolerable safety in HER2+MBC, even in patients with BM, providing a theoretical basis for clinical practice. [Read the Full Post]

Molecular alterations and poziotinib efficacy, a pan-HER inhibitor, in human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-positive breast cancers: Combined exploratory biomarker analysis from a phase II clinical trial of poziotinib for refractory HER2-positive breast cancer patients

132 views | Mar 11 2020

Koga T et al. identified HER2 CN amplification, PIK3CA pathway alteration, and ERBB3 cytoplasmic mutation showed predictive roles on clinical outcomes of HER2-positive MBC treated with poziotinib. [Read the Full Post]

Activity of a novel HER2 inhibitor, poziotinib, for HER2 exon 20 mutations in lung cancer and mechanism of acquired resistance: An in vitro study

144 views | Mar 10 2020

Koga T et al. identified the secondary C805S at the covalent binding site of HER2 to poziotinib as a potential mechanism of acquired resistance. HSP90 inhibitors might be a therapeutic strategy for the C805S secondary mutation. [Read the Full Post]