Methionine enkephalin

Drug Profile

Methionine enkephalin

Alternative Names: INNO-105; IRT-101; IRT-102; MENK; Met-enkephalin; OGF; Opioid growth factor

Latest Information Update: 27 Jun 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Nonindustrial source
  • Developer Cytocom; Hubei Qianjiang Pharmaceutical; Immune Therapeutics; Penn State College of Medicine
  • Class Antivirals; Enkephalins; Essential amino acids; Opioid peptides; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Immunomodulators; Immunostimulants; Opioid growth factor receptor agonists
  • 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

  • Phase II Hepatocellular carcinoma; HIV infections; Ovarian cancer; Pancreatic cancer
  • Clinical Phase Unknown Solid tumours
  • Discontinued Influenza virus infections

Most Recent Events

  • 27 Jun 2017 Immune Therapeutics plans to complete GLP-toxicology studies by the end of fourth quarter of 2017
  • 31 Mar 2017 Efficacy data from a phase I trial in Pancreatic cancer released by Immune Therapeutics
  • 31 Mar 2017 Immune Therapeutics plans a phase IIb trial for Pancreatic cancer (Late-stage disease, First-line therapy) in USA
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