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|Therapy Name||Alpelisib + Paclitaxel|
|Drug Name||Trade Name||Synonyms||Drug Classes||Drug Description|
|Alpelisib||Piqray||BYL719||PIK3CA inhibitor 16||Piqray (Alpelisib) is a selective PIK3CA inhibitor that blocks activation of the PI3K signaling pathway and inhibits tumor growth (PMID: 23726034). Piqray (Alpelisib) is FDA approved in combination with fulvestrant for use in postmenopausal women, and men, with advanced or metastatic hormone receptor (HR)-positive, ERBB2 (HER2)-negative, PIK3CA-mutant breast cancer (FDA.gov).|
|Paclitaxel||Taxol||7-Epipaclitaxel||Antimicrotubule Agent 12 BCL2 Family Inhibitor 6||Taxol (paclitaxel) binds to tubulin to inhibit microtubule disassembly, which results in decreased cell division, and also binds to the anti-apoptotic factor Bcl-2, promoting apoptosis (NCI Drug Dictionary).|
|Molecular Profile||Indication/Tumor Type||Response Type||Therapy Name||Approval Status||Evidence Type||Efficacy Evidence||References|
|Clinical Trial||Phase||Therapies||Title||Recruitment Status|
|NCT02051751||Phase I||Alpelisib + Paclitaxel||A Study to Evaluate the Potential Benefit of the Addition of BYL719 to Paclitaxel in the Treatment of Breast Cancer and Head-and-neck Cancer||Completed|