Drug Profile


Alternative Names: AMG-103; Blincyto; MEDI-538; MT-103

Latest Information Update: 17 Jan 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Micromet Inc
  • Developer Amgen; Astellas Pharma; M. D. Anderson Cancer Center; Micromet Inc; National Cancer Institute (USA)
  • Class Antineoplastics; Bispecific antibodies; Monoclonal antibodies
  • Mechanism of Action Immunostimulants; T lymphocyte stimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Mantle-cell lymphoma; B cell prolymphocytic leukaemia; Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia; B cell lymphoma; T cell prolymphocytic leukaemia; Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia; Hairy cell leukaemia
  • 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

  • Marketed Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
  • Phase II Diffuse large B cell lymphoma
  • No development reported Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Discontinued Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Nov 2016 Phase-II clinical trials in Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (Combination therapy) in USA (IV) (NCT02877303)
  • 03 Oct 2016 Efficacy and adverse events data from the '205 phase I/II trial in Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia released by Amgen
  • 26 Sep 2016 Amgen plans a phase II/III trial for Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in USA, Canada, Belgium, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom and Australia (NCT02910063)
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