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Profile Name KIT act mut
Gene Variant Detail

KIT act mut (gain of function)

Relevant Treatment Approaches KIT Inhibitor


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Molecular Profile Indication/Tumor Type Response Type Relevant Treatment Approaches Therapy Name Approval Status Evidence Type Efficacy Evidence References
KIT act mut skin melanoma sensitive KIT Inhibitor Imatinib Guideline Actionable Gleevec (imatinib) is included in guidelines as second-line therapy for metastatic or unresectable cutaneous melanoma patients with KIT activating mutations ( detail...
KIT act mut gastrointestinal stromal tumor not applicable N/A Guideline Diagnostic KIT activating mutations aid the diagnosis of gastrointestinal stromal tumor ( detail...
KIT act mut gastrointestinal stromal tumor sensitive KIT Inhibitor Pexidartinib Preclinical - Cell line xenograft Actionable In a preclinical study, PLX3397 inhibited growth of gastrointestinal stromal tumor cell lines harboring KIT activating mutations in culture and in cell line xenograft models (PMID: 24583793). 24583793
KIT act mut gastrointestinal stromal tumor sensitive KIT Inhibitor Cabozantinib Preclinical Actionable In a preclinical study, Cometriq (cabozantinib) decreased cell viability in imatinib-sensitive and resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) cell lines harboring KIT activating mutations in culture, and induced tumor regression in KIT-mutant GIST mouse models (PMID: 25836719). 25836719
KIT act mut Advanced Solid Tumor sensitive KIT Inhibitor PLX9486 Preclinical Actionable In a preclinical study, PLX9486 inhibited KIT mutations, including exon 17 mutations, and demonstrated in vivo and in vitro activity against tumors harboring KIT exon 17 mutations (Cancer Res February 1, 2016 76; IA32). detail...
Clinical Trial Phase Therapies Title Recruitment Status Covered Countries Other Countries
NCT02272998 Phase II Ponatinib Ponatinib for Patients Whose Advanced Solid Tumor Cancer Has Activating Mutations Involving the Following Genes: FGFR1, FGFR2, FGFR3, FGFR4, RET, KIT. Unknown status USA 0
NCT01874665 Phase II Ponatinib A Phase 2 Trial of Ponatinib in Patients With Metastatic and/or Unresectable Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Completed USA 0
NCT04631744 Phase II Cabozantinib Cabozantinib in Patients With Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (mCRPC) Recruiting USA 0
NCT04116541 Phase II Alectinib Cabozantinib Ribociclib + Siremadlin A Study Evaluating the Activity of Anti-cancer Treatments Targeting Tumor Molecular Alterations/Characteristics in Advanced / Metastatic Tumors. (MegaMOST) Recruiting FRA 0
NCT04487106 Phase II Azacitidine + Trametinib + Venetoclax Azacitidine, Venetoclax, and Trametinib for the Treatment of Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Higher-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome Recruiting USA 0
NCT04771520 Phase II Avapritinib Avapritinib for the Treatment of CKIT or PDGFRA Mutation-Positive Locally Advanced or Metastatic Malignant Solid Tumors Recruiting USA 0