Drug Profile


Alternative Names: BMS-907351; Cabometyx; Cabozantinib s-malate; Cometriq; XL-184

Latest Information Update: 18 Aug 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Exelixis
  • Developer Bristol-Myers Squibb; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Duke University Medical Center; Exelixis; Ipsen; Massachusetts General Hospital; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; National Cancer Institute (USA); Roche; Swedish Orphan Biovitrum
  • Class Amides; Anilides; Antineoplastics; Cyclopropanes; Fluorine compounds; Quinolines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Proto oncogene protein c met inhibitors; Proto oncogene protein c ret inhibitors; Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 3 antagonists; Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 antagonists; Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

    Yes - Hepatocellular carcinoma; Thyroid cancer
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Renal cell carcinoma; Thyroid cancer
  • Phase III Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Phase II Bone metastases; Brain metastases; Breast cancer; Cholangiocarcinoma; Endometrial cancer; Fallopian tube cancer; Merkel cell carcinoma; Non-small cell lung cancer; Ovarian cancer; Peritoneal cancer; Urogenital cancer
  • Phase I/II Multiple myeloma
  • Phase I Acute myeloid leukaemia; Cancer; Colorectal cancer; Solid tumours
  • No development reported Astrocytoma; Glioblastoma
  • Discontinued Prostate cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 16 Aug 2017 Preregistration for Renal cell carcinoma (Metastatic disease, Late-stage disease, First-line therapy) in USA (PO)
  • 02 Aug 2017 Exelixis announces intention to submit sNDA to US FDA for Renal cell carcinoma (First-line therapy or greater, Metastatic disease) in third quarter 2017
  • 10 Jul 2017 Phase-III CheckMate 9ER clinical trials in Renal cell carcinoma (Late-stage disease, Metastatic disease, First-line therapy, Combination therapy) in USA (PO) (NCT03141177)
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