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KRAS inhibitors, approved

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The rapid progression of KRAS(G12C) inhibitors from preclinical characterization to the clinic has radically changed the perception of the KRAS oncogene as an undruggable target. Here we discuss ongoing and future possibilities for developing therapies using these inhibitors in clinical settings.

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Fig. 1: Intrinsic and acquired mechanisms of resistance to targeted KRAS(G12C) inhibitors in NSCLC.

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R.R. reports funding from the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC; grant PROYE18012ROSE), a European Union Horizon 2020 research and innovation program, Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement ELBA N 765492 and the Talent-UAB grant to support recruitment and retention of research talent at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

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Rosell, R., Aguilar, A., Pedraz, C. et al. KRAS inhibitors, approved. Nat Cancer 2, 1254–1256 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s43018-021-00289-3

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