The epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) is a transmembrane glycoprotein that constitutes one of four members of the erbB family of tyrosine kinase receptors. The ErbB receptor tyrosine kinase family (RTK class I) consists of ErbB1/EGFR/HER1, and ErbB2-4/HER2-4. Binding of EGFR to its cognate ligands leads to autophosphorylation of receptor tyrosine kinase and subsequent activation of signal transduction pathways that are involved in regulating cellular proliferation, differentiation, and survival. Interestingly, ERbB receptor tyrosine kinases have important roles in human cancer. The gene symbol, ErbB, is derived from the name of a viral oncogene to which these receptors are homologous: Erythroblastic Leukemia Viral Oncogene. Insufficient ErbB signaling in humans is associated with the development of neurodegenerative diseases, such as multiple sclerosis and Alzheimer's disease. Additionally, research revealed that the expression or activation of epidermal growth factor receptor and ErbB2 are altered in many epithelial tumors, and clinical studies indicate that they have important roles in tumor aetiology and progression.
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|Axon ID||Name||Description||From price|
|1653||AEE 788||EGFR, ErbB2 and VEGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€95.00|
|1986||AST 1306 tosylate||ErbB2 and EGFR inhibitor||€105.00|
|2563||AZD 3759||Potent, orally active, brain-penetrant, EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€85.00|
|2342||AZD 9291||Potent oral, irreversible, third-generation EGFR TKI with selectivity for mutant EGFRs||€95.00|
|1544||BIBW 2992||EGFR and ErbB-2/HER2 tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€65.00|
|1433||CI 1033||EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€60.00|
|1760||EGFR Inhibitor [879127-07-8]||Highly selective EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€125.00|
|1128||Erlotinib hydrochloride||EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€70.00|
|1393||Gefitinib||EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€70.00|
|1395||Lapatinib ditosylate||EGFR and ErbB-2/HER2 tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€95.00|
|1526||Neratinib||EGFR and ErbB-2/HER2 tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€90.00|
|1632||OSI 420||EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€95.00|
|1665||Pelitinib||EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€95.00|
|1411||Vandetanib||VEGFR and EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor||€55.00|
|1506||WZ 4002||EGFR kinase inhibitor (T790M specific)||€70.00|