Cancer growth inhibitors

In order to grow and divide, cancer cells ‘communicate’ with each other using chemical signals. Cancer growth inhibitors are drugs that interfere with this process and so affect the cancer’s ability to develop.

We have specific information about afatinib, axitinib, bortezomib, cabozantinib, dasatinib, erlotinib, everolimus, gefitinib, ibrutinib, imatinib, lapatinib, nilotinib, nintedanib, olaparib, pazopanib, sorafenib, sunitinib, temsirolimus, vemurafenib and vismodegib.

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Angiogenesis inhibitors

Angiogenesis inhibitors are drugs that make it difficult for a tumour to develop a blood supply.

Monoclonal antibodies

Monoclonal antibodies attach to receptors on the surface of cancer cells or other cells in the body.

Cancer vaccines

Cancer vaccines are a type of cancer treatment that are still in the very early stages of development.