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B; Phosphatase and tensin homolog (PTEN); Phosphatidylinositol 3 kinase (PI3K); Platelet-derived growth factor receptor alpha (PDGFrA); Raf; c-Src; Tie-2; Tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-related apoptosis-inducing ligand receptor 2 (TRAIL-r2, TRAILr2)/DR5; Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) receptor (VEGFr); VEGFr2/KDR; VEGFr3/FLT4, etc.
The targets of these studies included epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), vascular endothelial growth factor recptor-2 (VEGFR-2), insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor (IGF-1R), platelet-derived growth factor receptor alpha (PDGFRa), FMS-like tyrosine kinase 3 receptor (FLT3), and macrophage stimulating 1 receptor (RON), among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for IMC-3G3, a fully human antibody that targets platelet-derived growth factor receptor alpha (PDGFRa) for the treatment of cancer.