"Imatinib Mesylate" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A tyrosine kinase inhibitor and ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENT that inhibits the BCR-ABL kinase created by chromosome rearrangements in CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKEMIA and ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA, as well as PDG-derived tyrosine kinases that are overexpressed in gastrointestinal stromal tumors.
- Imatinib Mesylate
- Mesylate, Imatinib
- Imatinib Methanesulfonate
- Methanesulfonate, Imatinib
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Imatinib Mesylate" by people in Profiles.
Therapeutic drug monitoring in oncology: International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology consensus guidelines for imatinib therapy. Eur J Cancer. 2021 11; 157:428-440.
New strategies for targeting kinase networks in cancer. J Biol Chem. 2021 10; 297(4):101128.
Long-term outcomes with frontline nilotinib versus imatinib in newly diagnosed chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase: ENESTnd 10-year analysis. Leukemia. 2021 02; 35(2):440-453.
Assessment of Outcomes After Stopping Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors Among Patients With Chronic Myeloid Leukemia: A Nonrandomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Oncol. 2021 Jan 01; 7(1):42-50.
Allogeneic transplant for CML in chronic phase after failure of imatinib. Not needed or needlessly neglected? Leuk Lymphoma. 2020 12; 61(12):2783-2784.
Activating variants in PDGFRB result in a spectrum of disorders responsive to imatinib monotherapy. Am J Med Genet A. 2020 07; 182(7):1576-1591.
"All Our Wisdom is Stored in the Trees" - Degrading BCR-ABL with Berberis Vulgaris. Clin Cancer Res. 2020 08 01; 26(15):3899-3900.
European LeukemiaNet 2020 recommendations for treating chronic myeloid leukemia. Leukemia. 2020 04; 34(4):966-984.
Imatinib is still recommended for frontline therapy for CML. Blood Adv. 2018 12 26; 2(24):3648-3652.
Targeting c-FOS and DUSP1 abrogates intrinsic resistance to tyrosine-kinase inhibitor therapy in BCR-ABL-induced leukemia. Nat Med. 2017 Apr; 23(4):472-482.