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|Therapy Name||Paclitaxel + Palbociclib|
|Drug Name||Trade Name||Synonyms||Drug Classes||Drug Description|
|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).|
|Palbociclib||Ibrance||PD0332991||CDK4/6 Inhibitor 9||Ibrance (palbociclib) is a selective inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinase 4 (CDK4) and 6 (CDK6) (PMID: 19874578). Ibrance (palbociclib) is approved in combination with an aromatase inhibitor in postmenopausal patients with ER-positive, ERBB2 (HER2)-negative metastatic breast cancer, and in combination with Faslodex (fulvestrant) in patients with ER-positive, ERBB2 (HER2)-negative metastatic breast cancer (FDA.gov).|
|Molecular Profile||Indication/Tumor Type||Response Type||Therapy Name||Approval Status||Evidence Type||Efficacy Evidence||References|
|RB1 positive||breast cancer||predicted - sensitive||Paclitaxel + Palbociclib||Phase I||Actionable||In a Phase I trial, alternating sequential treatment with Ibrance (palbociclib) and Taxol (paclitaxel) resulted in a median progression-free survival (mPFS) of 209 days in patients with Rb1-positive breast cancer, with a mPFS of 802 days and a clinical benefit rate of 55.6% (5/9) at the recommended phase II dose (PMID: 30635336; NCT01320592).||30635336|
|Clinical Trial||Phase||Therapies||Title||Recruitment Status|