Verastem | Date: 2014-05-07
The present invention relates to a purine compound useful as a kinase inhibitor. The compound has the structure: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof
Verastem | Date: 2013-03-08
Novel methods of classifying subjects as candidates for treatment with agent that inhibits or kills cancer associated mesenchymal cells, tumor initiating cancer cells, or cancer stem cells treatment and subsequent administration of the agent that inhibits or kills cancer associated mesenchymal cells, tumor initiating cancer cells, or cancer stem cells are disclosed within.
Verastem | Date: 2014-11-24
Verastem | Date: 2012-12-05
Aqueous compositions comprising salinomycin, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, miscible organic solvents, and solubilizers and/or emulsifying agents are disclosed. The formulations disclosed herein are useful in the treatment of cancer, especially cancers associated with cancer stem cells or cancerous mesenchymal cells. The method of treating a subject may further comprise identifying a subject having a disorder suitable for treatment with the aqueous compositions described, comprising detecting one or more biomarkers predictive of the prevalence of a cancer having or enriched for cancer stem cells (CSCs).
Verastem | Date: 2012-07-20
The present invention relates to purine compounds that are useful as kinase inhibitors. More particularly, the present invention relates to purine compounds, methods for their preparation, pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds and uses of these compounds in the treatment of proliferative conditions or disorders. These compounds may be useful as medicaments for the treatment of a number of proliferative conditions or disorders including tumours and cancers as well as other disorders or conditions related to or associated with PI3 and/or mTOR kinases.