Tivantinib (ARQ 197)

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General information

Class/mechanism: C-Met inhibitor. Inappropriate or constitutive activation of the receptor tyrosine kinase c-Met and its signalling pathway is implicated in many cancers, playing a role in abnormal proliferation, survival, invasion, metastasis, and angiogenesis.[1]
Route: PO
Extravasation: n/a

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Patient drug information

No information available.

Also known as

  • Code name: ARQ 197