March 13, 2019

Athena Countouriotis
Chief Executive Officer
Turning Point Therapeutics, Inc.
10628 Science Center Drive, Ste. 225
San Diego, CA 92121

       Re: Turning Point Therapeutics, Inc.
           Draft Registration Statement on Form S-1
           Submitted February 14, 2019
           CIK No. 0001595893

Dear Ms. Countouriotis:

       We have reviewed your draft registration statement and have the
following comments. In
some of our comments, we may ask you to provide us with information so we may
understand your disclosure.

       Please respond to this letter by providing the requested information and
either submitting
an amended draft registration statement or publicly filing your registration
statement on
EDGAR. If you do not believe our comments apply to your facts and circumstances
or do not
believe an amendment is appropriate, please tell us why in your response.

      After reviewing the information you provide in response to these comments
and your
amended draft registration statement or filed registration statement, we may
have additional

Draft Registration Statement on Form S-1

Prospectus Summary
Repotrectinib, page 3

1.     Please disclose here the adverse events for the Phase 1 portion of
Implications of Being an Emerging Growth Company, page 6

2.     Please provide us with copies of all written communications, as defined
in Rule 405 under
       the Securities Act, that you, or anyone authorized to do so on your
behalf, present to
       potential investors in reliance on Section 5(d) of the Securities Act,
whether or not they
       retain copies of the communications.
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Turning Point Therapeutics, Countouriotis
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Risk Factors
Our amended and restated certificate of incorporation, page 61

3.       We note that your forum selection provision identifies the Court of
Chancery of the
         State of Delaware as the exclusive forum for certain litigation.
Please disclose whether
         this provision applies to actions arising under the Securities Act. If
the provision applies to
         Securities Act claims, please also state that stockholders will not be
deemed to have
         waived the company's compliance with the federal securities laws and
the rules and
         regulations thereunder. In that regard, we note that Section 22 of the
Securities Act
         creates concurrent jurisdiction for federal and state courts over all
suits brought to enforce
         any duty or liability created by the Securities Act or the rules and
regulations thereunder.
         If this provision is intended to apply solely to state law claims,
please also ensure that
         the exclusive forum provision in the governing documents states this
Use of Proceeds, page 70

4.       We note your disclosure that you intend to use net proceeds to fund
portion of the
         costs for the ongoing clinical development of TRIDENT-1, and the
development of your
         preclinical candidates, including TPX-0046 and TPX-0022 and your
next-generation ALK
         inhibitor candidate once selected. Please specify how far in the
development of each of the
         listed clinical trials you expect to reach with the proceeds of the
offering. If any material
         amounts of other funds are necessary to accomplish the specified
purposes, state the
         amounts and sources of other funds needed for each specified purpose
and the sources.
         Refer to Instruction 3 to Item 504 of Regulation S-K.
Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of
Critical Accounting Policies and Significant Judgments and Estimates
Determination of the Fair Value of Common Stock, page 85

5.       Once you have an estimated offering price or range, please explain to
us the reasons for
         any differences between the recent valuations of your common shares
leading up to the
         initial public offer and the estimated offering price. This
information will help facilitate
         our review of your accounting for equity issuances including stock
Overview, page 90

6.       We note your disclosure on page 91 that "[t]hree Grade 5 TEAEs have
occurred, with two
         determined to not be related to treatment." Please disclose the facts
and circumstances
         of all three Grade 5 TEAEs.
Part II
Item 16. Exhibits and Financial Statement Schedules, page II-4

7.       Please file as exhibits the various agreements you have with your
executive officers, as
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      disclosed on pages 146 and 147, or tell us why you believe you are not
required to file
      them. Please refer to Item 601(b)(10)(iii) of Regulation S-K.
       You may contact Bonnie Baynes at (202) 551-4924 or Keven Vaughn at (202)
3494 if you have questions regarding comments on the financial statements and
matters. Please contact Tonya K. Aldave at (202) 551-3601 or Dietrich King at
(202) 551-8071
with any other questions.

FirstName LastNameAthena Countouriotis
                                                           Division of
Corporation Finance
Comapany NameTurning Point Therapeutics, Inc.
                                                           Office of Healthcare
& Insurance
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cc:       Charles J. Bair, Esq.
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