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ASLAN Pharmaceuticals to Present New Data on Varlitinib at European Society for Medical Oncology Congress
The abstract accepted for poster presentation (Abstract #1311), titled “A phase I study of varlitinib (VAR; ASLAN001) an oral pan-HER tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) combined with mFOLFIRI chemotherapy in advanced solid tumors” will be presented by Dr.
Varlitinib is a highly potent pan-HER inhibitor that targets the human epidermal growth factor receptors HER1, HER2 and HER4. At
The abstract will be available online at https://www.esmo.org/ on 23 September,
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About varlitinib (ASLAN001)
Varlitinib (ASLAN001) is a highly potent, oral, reversible, small molecule pan-HER inhibitor that targets the human epidermal growth factor receptors HER1, HER2 and HER4. These receptors can be mutated or overexpressed in many tumours, which can cause excessive proliferative activity and uncontrolled growth. Therefore, by inhibiting the activation of the HER receptors, varlitinib could inhibit proliferation and control tumour growth. Varlitinib has been granted orphan drug designation in
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