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  • n. An anticancer drug.


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  • Votrient, also known by its chemical name pazopanib, is seen as a modest seller for GSK in the next few years, with global sales expected to reach $314 million in 2014, according to consensus forecasts from Thomson Reuters Pharma.

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  • Hence, it is an attractive marker to assess the efficacy of new agents such as pazopanib when the tumor volume is low.


  • There is therefore a real need to investigate novel agents such as pazopanib to ensure new therapeutic options for patients with ovarian cancer. "


  • Two drugs, sunitinib and pazopanib, have been approved for use by the NHS.

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  • The UGT1A1 polymorphism is frequently associated with pazopanib-induced hyperbilirubinemia.

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  • This study examined polymorphisms in molecules involved in pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic pathways of pazopanib and their association with hepatic dysfunction.

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  • Twenty-eight polymorphisms in 11 genes were evaluated in pazopanib-treated renal cell carcinoma patients.

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  • These data suggest that some instances of isolated hyperbilirubinemia in pazopanib-treated patients are benign manifestations of Gilbert's syndrome, thus supporting continuation of pazopanib monotherapy in this setting.

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  • The CHMP has recommended conditional approval for GSK's Votrient (pazopanib) for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma and also backed extended use of the firm's breast cancer drug Tyverb (lapatinib).

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  • London-based Glaxo wants the Food and Drug Administration to approve its pazopanib pills for advanced kidney cancer, a rare but deadly form of the disease.

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