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Expand Collapse BIBW 2992  - General Description An orally bioavailable dual receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) inhibitor with potential antineoplastic activity. Afatinib irreversibly binds to and inhibits human epidermal growth factor receptors 1 and 2 (EGFR-1; HER2), which may result in the inhibition of tumor growth and angiogenesis. EGFR/HER2 are RTKs that belong to the EGFR superfamily; both play major roles in tumor cell proliferation and tumor vascularization and are overexpressed in many cancer cell types.
Chemical Name
(2E)-N-(4-((3-chloro-4-fluorophenyl)amino)-7-(((3S)-tetrahydrofuran-3-yl)oxy)quinazolin- 6-yl)-4-(dimethylamino)but-2-enamide bis(hydrogen (2Z)-but-2-enedioate)
2-butenamide, N-(4-((3-chloro-4-fluorophenyl)amino)-7-(((3S)-tetrahydro-3-furanyl)oxy)- 6-quinazolinyl)-4-(dimethylamino)-, (2E)-, (2Z)-2-butenedioate (1:2)
Drug Code Name
BIBW 2992
Drug Short Name
EGFR/HER2 TKI BIBW 2992
Synonyms
dual tyrosine kinase inhibitor BIBW 2992; EGFR/HER2 tyrosine kinase inhibitor BIBW 2992
US Brand Names
Gilotrif
An orally bioavailable dual receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) inhibitor with potential antineoplastic activity. Afatinib irreversibly binds to and inhibits human epidermal growth factor receptors 1 and 2 (EGFR-1; HER2), which may result in the inhibition of tumor growth and angiogenesis. EGFR/HER2 are RTKs that belong to the EGFR superfamily; both play major roles in tumor cell proliferation and tumor vascularization and are overexpressed in many cancer cell types.
Chemical Name
(2E)-N-(4-((3-chloro-4-fluorophenyl)amino)-7-(((3S)-tetrahydrofuran-3-yl)oxy)quinazolin- 6-yl)-4-(dimethylamino)but-2-enamide bis(hydrogen (2Z)-but-2-enedioate)
2-butenamide, N-(4-((3-chloro-4-fluorophenyl)amino)-7-(((3S)-tetrahydro-3-furanyl)oxy)- 6-quinazolinyl)-4-(dimethylamino)-, (2E)-, (2Z)-2-butenedioate (1:2)
Drug Code Name
BIBW 2992
Drug Short Name
EGFR/HER2 TKI BIBW 2992
Synonyms
dual tyrosine kinase inhibitor BIBW 2992; EGFR/HER2 tyrosine kinase inhibitor BIBW 2992
US Brand Names
Gilotrif

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NCT02491099 A Phase II Evaluation of Afatinibin Patients With Persistent or Recurrent HER2-positive Uterine Serous Carcinoma A Phase II Evaluation of Afatinibin Patients With Persistent or Recurrent HER2-positive Uterine Serous Carcinoma MGH Open D
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