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Last Updated: 02/2/18

Status: Currently a NF2 Clinical Trial

Chemical Structure, GSK2256098


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Other Names GSK-2256098; GSK 2256098
Pharmaceutical Companies GlaxoSmithKline
NF2 Trial Availability USA 2016
Taken By Pill (oral)
Tumor Target Recurrent Meningioma
NF2 Trials Recruiting Trial: NCT02523014
Inhibitor Focal Adhesion Kinase Inhibitors (FAK Kinase Inhibitors) - FAK Y397 Inhibitor
Molecular Formula C20H23ClN6O2


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    Source: https://academic.oup.com/neuro-oncology/article/17/suppl_5/v11/2765358/ATNT-05INTRAOPERATIVE-INTRAPARENCHYMAL-INJECTION | DOI: 10.1093/neuonc/nov205.05

  5. Zhang, Jianliang, et al. "A small molecule FAK kinase inhibitor, GSK2256098, inhibits growth and survival of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells." Cell Cycle 13.19 (2014): 3143-3149.
    Source: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.4161/15384101.2014.949550 | DOI: 10.4161/15384101.2014.949550

  6. Soria, Jean-Charles, et al. "A phase I, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic study of GSK2256098, a focal adhesion kinase inhibitor, in patients with advanced solid tumors." Annals of Oncology 27.12 (2016): 2268-2274.
    Source: https://academic.oup.com/annonc/article-abstract/27/12/2268/2736353 | DOI: 10.1093/annonc/mdw427

  7. MDE - Med Chem Express. "GSK2256098."
    Source: http://www.medchemexpress.com/gsk2256098.html?gclid=Cj0KEQjwzYDMBRC1-JHJ7pPU278BEiQAwCv6JvSZEOZ-FIeo4gJniXqejnj7XoQ6FbgzcxBww2CoRoEaAgqH8P8HAQ

  8. "A small molecule FAK kinase inhibitor, GSK2256098, inhibits growth and survival of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells." Cell Cycle. 13(19):3143-9. (2014)
    Source: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25486573 | DOI: 10.4161/15384101.2014.949550.

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    Source: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25833835 | DOI: doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-14-1077.