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Profile Name BRAF K601N
Gene Variant Detail

BRAF K601N (gain of function)

Relevant Treatment Approaches MEK inhibitor (Pan) MEK1 Inhibitor MEK2 Inhibitor LY3009120

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Molecular Profile Indication/Tumor Type Response Type Relevant Treatment Approaches Therapy Name Approval Status Evidence Type Efficacy Evidence References
BRAF K601N lung non-small cell carcinoma no benefit Vemurafenib Case Reports/Case Series Actionable In a Phase II trial, Zelboraf (vemurafenib) treatment did not result in response in the cohort of 15 non-small cell lung cancer patients with non-V600 BRAF mutations, which included 2 patients harboring BRAF K601N, and enrollment in this cohort was discontinued (PMID: 31959346; NCT02304809). 31959346
BRAF K601N hematologic cancer sensitive LY3009120 LY3009120 Preclinical - Cell culture Actionable In a preclinical study, a hematological tumor cell line harboring BRAF K601N demonstrated sensitivity to LY3009120 in culture (PMID: 26732095). 26732095
BRAF K601N Advanced Solid Tumor resistant Vemurafenib Preclinical - Cell culture Actionable In a preclinical study, Zelboraf (vemurafenib) did not inhibit MEK and ERK activation in transformed cells over expressing the constitutively dimerized BRAF K601N (PMID: 26343582). 26343582
Clinical Trial Phase Therapies Title Recruitment Status
NCT03843775 Phase Ib/II Binimetinib + Encorafenib A Study of Binimetinib and Encorafenib in Advanced BRAF Mutant Cancers Recruiting