Drug Profile


Alternative Names: DHPS; GSK-2894512; WBI-1001

Latest Information Update: 10 Feb 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Welichem Biotech
  • Developer Celestial Pharmaceuticals; Stiefel Laboratories; Welichem Biotech
  • Class Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories; Resorcinols; Small molecules; Stilbenes
  • Mechanism of Action Cell movement inhibitors; Cytokine inhibitors; Phosphotransferase inhibitors; T lymphocyte inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • On Fast track

    Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Psoriasis
  • Phase II Atopic dermatitis; Plaque psoriasis
  • Preclinical Inflammatory bowel diseases

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Oct 2016 GlaxoSmithKline completes a phase II trial in Plaque psoriasis in USA, Canada, Japan (Topical) (NCT02564042)
  • 01 Oct 2015 Phase-I clinical trials in Atopic dermatitis (In volunteers) in Japan (Topical) (NCT02637206)
  • 01 Oct 2015 GlaxoSmithKline completes a phase I pharmacokinetics trial for Atopic dermatitis in Canada (NCT02466152)
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