Therapy Detail

Therapy Name Metformin + Temsirolimus
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Therapy Description

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Drug Name Trade Name Synonyms Drug Classes Drug Description
Metformin Glucophage Apo-Metformin Glucophage (metformin) inhibits part of the mitochondrial respiratory chain and may exert antineoplastic effects through inhibition of mTOR (NCI Drug Dictionary). Glucophage (metformin) is FDA approved for type 2 diabetes (FDA.gov).
Temsirolimus Torisel CCI-779 mTORC1 Inhibitor 8 Torisel (temsirolimus) binds to FKBP-12 and allosterically inhibits mTOR (PMID: 16883305). Torisel (temsirolimus) is FDA approved for advanced renal cell carcinoma (FDA.gov).

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Molecular Profile Indication/Tumor Type Response Type Therapy Name Approval Status Evidence Type Efficacy Evidence References
Unknown unknown Advanced Solid Tumor not applicable Metformin + Temsirolimus Phase I Actionable In a Phase I clinical trial, the combination of Torisel (temsirolimus) and Glucophage (metformin) demonstrated safety and resulted in a clinical benefit rate of 22% in patients with advanced or refractory tumors, with 4/18 patients achieving stable disease for greater than 6 cycles (PMID: 27014780). 27014780

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Clinical Trial Phase Therapies Title Recruitment Status
NCT01529593 Phase I Metformin + Temsirolimus Temsirolimus in Combination With Metformin in Patients With Advanced Cancers Active, not recruiting


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