Emerging Treatments for GIST
Most of the following drugs are in clinical trials to treat gastrointestinal stroaml tumor (GIST); a few are in pre-clinical development. Note that some drugs are approved already for treatment of other diseases, but are in trials for gastrointestinal stromal tumor. Also, some approved drugs (such as imatinib and sunitinib) are in combination trials.
Drugs are categorized according to their targets in the following sections. Click a category below to see its contents.