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|Therapy Name||Everolimus + PLX4720|
|Drug Name||Trade Name||Synonyms||Drug Classes||Drug Description|
|Everolimus||Afinitor||RAD001|Zortress||mTORC1 Inhibitor 8||Afinitor (everolimus) binds to FKBP-12 and allosterically inhibits mTOR, leading to decreased mTORC1 signaling and potentially resulting in decreased tumor cell growth (PMID: 17766661, PMID: 28400999). Afinitor (everolimus) is FDA approved for use in neuroendocrine tumors of pancreatic, lung or gastrointestinal tract origin, advanced renal cell carcinoma, in adult and pediatric patients aged 1 year and older with tuberous sclerosis complex who have subependymal giant cell astrocytoma, and in combination with Aromasin (exemestane) in hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer (FDA.gov).|
|PLX4720||PLX-4720|PLX 4720||BRAF Inhibitor 20||PLX4720 is a 7-azaindole derivative and RAF kinase inhibitor with greater affinity for BRAF V600E than BRAF wild-type, which may induce cell cycle arrest and apoptosis, and lead to tumor growth inhibition and regression (PMID: 18287029).|
|Molecular Profile||Indication/Tumor Type||Response Type||Therapy Name||Approval Status||Evidence Type||Efficacy Evidence||References|
|BRAF V600E||malignant glioma||predicted - sensitive||Everolimus + PLX4720||Preclinical - Cell culture||Actionable||In a preclinical study, Afinitor (everolimus) and PLX4720 synergistically inhibited growth and induced apoptosis in glioma cell lines in culture (PMID: 27217440).||27217440|
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