Gastrointestinal stromal tumor

The European Commission ( EC ) has granted conditional marketing authorization to Ayvakyt ( Avapritinib ) as a monotherapy for...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Ayvakit ( Avapritinib ) for the treatment of adults...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Qinlock ( Ripretinib ) tablets as the first new...


The European Commission has granted marketing authorization in the European Union ( EU ) for the precision oncology treatment Vitrakvi...


Clinical data for Larotrectinib ( Vitrakvi ), an oral, selective, and CNS-active TRK inhibitor, in adult and pediatric patients with...


Compared with traditional chemotherapy, targeted cancer therapy is a novel strategy in which key molecules in signaling pathways involved in...


Stivarga ( Regorafenib ) has been approved by the European Commission ( EC ) for the treatment of adult patients...


Bayer HealthCare has announced that the Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) approved Stivarga ( Regorafenib ) tablets for...


Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have reported the first instance in which metastatic melanoma has been driven into remission by...


Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have reported the first instance in which metastatic melanoma has been driven into remission by...


A 5-year follow-up of patients with chronic myeloid leukemia ( CML ) who began continuous treatment with Imatinib ( Glivec...


Preliminary results from a large, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial for patients with primary gastrointestinal stromal tumor ( GIST ), a...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) announced approval of Sutent ( Sunitinib ), a new targeted anti-cancer...


A study of the Oregon Health & Science University ( OHSU ) Cancer Institute has shown that the overall...


Researchers at the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center report that Imatinib ( Glivec, Gleevec ), the drug used to treat patients...


A phase II study is assessing the safety and efficacy of Sunitinib ( Sutent ) in patients with advanced...


Researchers from The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center reported in the Journal of the National Cancer...


A small pilot study from researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has shown that children with a rare digestive-tract cancer that...


Researchers at Johns Hopkins have identified three new genetic mutations in brain tumors, a discovery that could pave the way...


An investigational new drug Sutent ( Sunitinib ) more than doubled survival and significantly reduced tumor growth and spread...