Research programme: antimalarial compounds - WHO/Japanese antimalarial venture

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Research programme: antimalarial compounds - WHO/Japanese antimalarial venture

Latest Information Update: 16 Nov 2007

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At a glance

  • Originator Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare; World Health Organization
  • Developer Astellas Pharma; Asubio Pharma; Chugai Pharmaceutical; Daiichi Pharmaceutical; Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma; Eisai Co Ltd; Kitasato Institute; Mitsubishi Pharma Corporation; Sankyo; Shionogi; Takeda
  • Class
  • Mechanism of Action Undefined mechanism
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Malaria

Most Recent Events

  • 18 Oct 2005 No development reported - Preclinical for Malaria in Japan (unspecified route)
  • 01 Oct 2005 Sumitomo Pharmaceuticals has merged with Dainippon Pharmaceutical to form Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma
  • 16 Sep 2005 Daiichi Suntory Pharma has been acquired by Daiichi Pharmaceutical
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