New drugs in oncology


MUDr. Igor Richter, Ph.D.1,2,3; doc. MUDr. Josef Dvořák, Ph.D.2; MUDr. Jiří Bartoš, MBA1

1 Onkologické oddělení, Krajská nemocnice Liberec

2 Onkologická klinika 1. LF UK a Thomayerovy nemocnice, Praha

3 Fakulta zdravotnických studií, Technická univerzita v Liberci



The systemic treatment of malignant tumors has undergone significant changes in recent years. In addition to the hormonal treatment and chemotherapy, we have new therapeutic approaches as immunotherapy or targeted treatment. Many new drugs are added in the treatment of malignant tumor every year. The treatment guidelines have been updated and changed. The aim of this review is to provide summary of new drugs in treatment of solid tumors. This article presents an overview of the two groups of agents as tyrosine kinase inhibitors and monoclonal antibodies, due to extensive issues.


Key words

systemic treatment, targeted treatment, tyrosine kinase inhibitors, monoclonal antibodies, immunotherapy, novel drugs



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