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What does EGFR stand for?

EGFR stands for Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor

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About XV-615 XV-615 is novel tyrosine kinase inhibitor with dual activity against the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor (VEGFR) and platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR).
Academy professor Kari Alitalo and co-workers at the University of Helsinki, Finland, have previously shown that antibodies directed towards vascular endothelial growth factor receptor (VEGFR)-3 can inhibit lymphatic metastasis by 50-70 percent in pre-clinical tumor models.
Scope: - Patient-based forecasts for Exelixis's lead candidate, cabozantinib, supported by key opinion leader research - Assessment of Exelixis's corporate strategy, operating performance, and earlier-stage pipeline Highlights: Exelixis's lead candidate is cabozantinib, an oral inhibitor of the hepatocyte growth factor receptor MET, receptor tyrosine kinase RET, and the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 (VEGFR2).
Painstaking retrospective and prospective analyses of clinical trial data on endothelial growth factor receptor (EGFR) tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) led to European approval in 2010 for AstraZeneca's Iressa across all lines of therapy in patients harboring an activating EGFR mutationseven years after its original filing for use in the wider NSCLC populationwhile Roche/OSI's Tarceva was approved in August 2011 for the first-line treatment of patients with mutant EGFR.