NCI Drug Dictionary
The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.
A piperazinyl quinazoline receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor with antineoplastic activity. Tandutinib inhibits the autophosphorylation of FLT3 (FMS-Like Tyrosine kinase-3), c-KIT and PDGF (platelet-derived growth factor) receptor tyrosine kinases, thereby inhibiting cellular proliferation and inducing apoptosis. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Code names: CT53518
Chemical structure: 1-piperazinecarboxamide, 4-[6-methoxy-7-[3-(1-piperidinyl)propoxy]-4-quinazolinyl]-N-[4-(1-methylethoxy)phenyl]-