n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - Lapatinib (Tykerb) : more about... breast cancer
|Article Title||Lapatinib (Tykerb) : more about... breast cancer|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||CME : Your SA Journal of CPD|
|Publication Date||Oct 2008|
The most exciting aspect is the fact that lapatinib is really the first of many targeted intracellular agents in breast cancer and already numerous other tyrosine kinase inhibitors aimed at many aspects of the cytokine cascade are in clinical development and being studied in breast cancer. There is a long way to go to a full understanding, but the era of truly targeted anti-cancer therapy has dawned.
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