Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Amevive; ASP 0485; BG 9273; BG 9712; Human LFA-3/IgG fusion protein; LFA 3 TIP; LFA-3(92)IgG; Recombinant LFA-3/IgG1 human fusion protein

Latest Information Update: 25 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator University of Michigan Medical School
  • Developer Astellas Pharma
  • Class Antipsoriatics; Recombinant fusion proteins
  • Mechanism of Action CD2 antigen inhibitors; Immunosuppressants
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Psoriasis
  • Discontinued Psoriatic arthritis; Transplant rejection

Most Recent Events

  • 15 Mar 2012 Astellas Pharma completes its Phase-II trial for Psoriasis in USA, Bulgaria and Latvia (NCT00808223)
  • 01 Jan 2012 Astellas Pharma completes enrolment in its phase II trial for Psoriasis in USA, Bulgaria and Latvia (NCT00808223)
  • 07 Feb 2011 Discontinued - Phase-II for Transplant rejection in Europe (IV)
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