Oncogenic Drivers
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Understand the importance of biomarkers in the management of your patients with NSCLC

oncogenic drivers

Oncogenic alterations and your patients with NSCLC…

>12

oncogenic driver alterations identified1

~50%

of patients like yours may have an oncogenic alteration2,3

≤6%

of patients like yours may have an oncogenic MET alteration4,5

With over a dozen oncogenic drivers discovered for NSCLC, testing your patients has never been more important6

These oncogenic driver mutations occur in approximately 50% of patients with NSCLC, including driver mutations such as KRAS, EGFR, ALK, MET and ROS1 alterations (25%, 15%, 5%, 3% and 2%, respectively*).2,3

Estimated alteration frequency* of select oncogenic driver alterations in your patients with NSCLC (%)1,2

*Prevalence of gene mutations varies between studies

References and Abbreviations:

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1. Rossell R, Karachaliou N. Lancet 2016; 387:1354–1356.

2. Pakkala S, Ramalingam SS. JCI Insight 2018; 3:e120858. 

3. Grosse A et al. Diagn Pathol 2019; 14:18. 

4. Salgia R. Mol Cancer Ther 2017; 16:555–565.

5. Ikeda S et al. J Hematol Oncol 2018; 11:76.

6. Yoda S et al. Pharmacol Ther 2019; 193:20–30. 

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