AVEO Initiates Phase I Trial of AV-412 in Solid Tumors

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Oncology NEWS InternationalOncology NEWS International Vol 15 No 12
Volume 15
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AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has begun enrolling patients with advanced solid tumors in a phase I clinical study of AV-412, a next-generation oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor of EGFR and HER2. In preclinical studies, AV-412 has shown activity in various tumor models, has a toxicity profile similar to other molecules in its class, and has shown preclinical activity against tumor cells that are resistant to first-generation tyrosine kinase inhibitors, the company said in a press release.

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts—AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has begun enrolling patients with advanced solid tumors in a phase I clinical study of AV-412, a next-generation oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor of EGFR and HER2. In preclinical studies, AV-412 has shown activity in various tumor models, has a toxicity profile similar to other molecules in its class, and has shown preclinical activity against tumor cells that are resistant to first-generation tyrosine kinase inhibitors, the company said in a press release.

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