Introduction: Everolimus is an oral mTOR inhibitor that exerts antineoplastic effects inhibiting cell proliferation, survival and angiogenesis. Its activity in advanced neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) has been demonstrated in controlled trials and everolimus was approved by the FDA for the treatment of progressive, advanced pNETs in May 2011.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Laura De Marinis