Research programme: purinoceptor P2U agonists - EPIX

Drug Profile

Research programme: purinoceptor P2U agonists - EPIX

Alternative Names: EPX-16006; MDT-006

Latest Information Update: 13 Jun 2014

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At a glance

  • Originator EPIX Pharmaceuticals
  • Developer Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics; EPIX Pharmaceuticals; MicroDose Therapeutx
  • Class Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Purinoceptor P2U agonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Preclinical Constipation; Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Discontinued Cystic fibrosis

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Jul 2013 MicroDose Therapeutx has been acquired by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
  • 17 Nov 2010 Preclinical development is ongoing in USA
  • 05 Nov 2010 MicroDose Therapeutx receives a Therapeutic Discovery Project grant from the US Internal Revenue Service for MDT 006 development in Gastrointestinal disorders
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