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Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)

All tumors in the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT arising from mesenchymal cells (MESODERM) except those of smooth muscle cells (LEIOMYOMA) or Schwann cells (SCHWANNOMA).
Also Known As:
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor; Gastrointestinal Stromal Neoplasms; Gastrointestinal Stromal Sarcoma; Gastrointestinal Stromal Neoplasm; Neoplasm, Gastrointestinal Stromal; Neoplasms, Gastrointestinal Stromal; Stromal Neoplasm, Gastrointestinal; Stromal Neoplasms, Gastrointestinal; Stromal Tumor, Gastrointestinal; Stromal Tumors, Gastrointestinal
Networked: 1975 relevant articles (147 outcomes, 201 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. BCR-ABL Positive Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)
3. Renal Cell Carcinoma (Grawitz Tumor)
4. Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Sarcoma)
5. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)

Experts

1. Demetri, George D: 46 articles (10/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Heinrich, Michael C: 43 articles (09/2015 - 03/2002)
3. Fletcher, Jonathan A: 41 articles (08/2015 - 08/2002)
4. Debiec-Rychter, Maria: 36 articles (09/2015 - 08/2004)
5. Blay, Jean-Yves: 34 articles (01/2016 - 08/2004)
6. Antonescu, Cristina R: 33 articles (08/2015 - 08/2002)
7. von Mehren, Margaret: 32 articles (01/2015 - 08/2002)
8. Trent, Jonathan C: 31 articles (07/2015 - 12/2003)
9. Corless, Christopher L: 30 articles (03/2015 - 03/2002)
10. Nishida, Toshirou: 29 articles (11/2015 - 01/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors:
1. imatinib (Gleevec)FDA Link
2. Protein-Tyrosine Kinases (Tyrosine Kinase)IBA
3. sunitinib (Sutent)FDA Link
4. Phosphotransferases (Kinase)IBA
5. 4- methyl- N- (3- (4- methylimidazol- 1- yl)- 5- (trifluoromethyl)phenyl)- 3- ((4- pyridin- 3- ylpyrimidin- 2- yl)amino)benzamide (nilotinib)FDA Link
6. Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptors (Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptor)IBA
7. Tyrosine (L-Tyrosine)FDA Link
8. dasatinib (BMS 354825)FDA Link
9. tyrosine receptor (receptor, tyrosine)IBA
10. Mesylates (Mesylate)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Molecular Targeted Therapy
3. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
4. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
5. Hepatectomy