Associated Genetic Biomarkers
Associated Diseases
Associated Pathways


Gene Location [1]
Receptor tyrosine kinase/growth factor signaling
Variant Type

ERBB2 Amplification is present in 3.30% of AACR GENIE cases, with breast invasive ductal carcinoma, invasive breast carcinoma, esophageal adenocarcinoma, lung adenocarcinoma, and colon adenocarcinoma having the greatest prevalence [4].

Top Disease Cases with ERBB2 Amplification

Biomarker-Directed Therapies

Significance of ERBB2 Amplification in Diseases

Breast Carcinoma +

Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction +

Gastric Adenocarcinoma +

Gastric Carcinoma +

Colorectal Carcinoma +

Esophageal Carcinoma +

Malignant Salivary Gland Neoplasm +

Malignant Esophageal Neoplasm +

Endometrial Adenocarcinoma +

Malignant Solid Tumor +

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Invasive Breast Carcinoma +

Esophageal Adenocarcinoma +

Endometrial Carcinoma +

Breast Adenocarcinoma +

Urothelial Carcinoma +

Ovarian Carcinoma +

Pancreatic Carcinoma +

Inflammatory Breast Carcinoma +

Biliary Tract Carcinoma +

Head And Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Melanoma +

Ductal Carcinoma In Situ +

Gallbladder Carcinoma +

Bladder Carcinoma +

Cervical Carcinoma +

Colorectal Adenocarcinoma +

Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Prostate Carcinoma +

Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Cancer +

Bile Duct Carcinoma +

Lung Adenocarcinoma +

Lung Carcinoma +

Hepatocellular Carcinoma +

Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma +

Malignant Endometrial Neoplasm +

Malignant Uterine Neoplasm +

Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Head And Neck Carcinoma +

Cholangiocarcinoma +

Malignant Ovarian Neoplasm +

Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma +

Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma +

Squamous Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Lymphoma +

Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Glioblastoma +

Hypopharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Leukemia +

Renal Cell Carcinoma +

Salivary Duct Carcinoma +

Salivary Gland Adenocarcinoma +

Breast Invasive Ductal Carcinoma +

Salivary Carcinoma, NOS +

Endometrial Serous Adenocarcinoma +

Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma +

Uterine Carcinosarcoma +

Uterine Corpus Carcinosarcoma +

Salivary Gland Carcinoma +

Digestive System Carcinoma +

Carcinoma +

Malignant Digestive System Neoplasm +

Biliary Tract Neoplasm +

Malignant Cervical Neoplasm +

Ampulla Of Vater Carcinoma +

Malignant Urethral Neoplasm +

Malignant Laryngeal Neoplasm +

Malignant Head And Neck Neoplasm +

Malignant Hepatobiliary Neoplasm +

Hepatobiliary Neoplasm +

Malignant Ovarian Epithelial Tumor +

Malignant Colorectal Neoplasm +

Small Intestinal Carcinoma +

Oropharyngeal Carcinoma +

Lip And Oral Cavity Carcinoma +

Oral Cavity Carcinoma +

B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma +

Germ Cell Tumor +

Prostate Adenocarcinoma +

Glioma +

Malignant Central Nervous System Neoplasm +

Sarcoma +

Central Nervous System Neoplasm +

Bronchogenic Carcinoma +

Diffuse Midline Glioma, H3 K27M-Mutant +

Ependymoma +

Fallopian Tube Carcinoma +

Gastric Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor +

Gliosarcoma +

Liposarcoma +

Low Grade Glioma +

Malignant Bone Marrow Neoplasm +

Malignant Glioma +

Malignant Vaginal Neoplasm +

Malignant Vulvar Neoplasm +

Medulloblastoma +

Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm In The Brain +

Multiple Myeloma +

Nasal Cavity And Paranasal Sinus Carcinoma +

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma +

Osteosarcoma +

Salivary Gland Acinic Cell Carcinoma +

Salivary Gland Carcinoma Ex Pleomorphic Adenoma +

Salivary Gland Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma +

Salivary Gland Small Cell Carcinoma +

Salivary Gland Squamous Cell Carcinoma +

Soft Tissue Sarcoma +

Thymic Carcinoma +

WHO Grade III Glioma +


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2. The UniProt Consortium. UniProt: a worldwide hub of protein knowledge. Nucleic Acids Research. 2019;47:D506-D515.

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4. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

5. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.