Research programme: influenza vaccines - Medicago

Drug Profile

Research programme: influenza vaccines - Medicago

Alternative Names: Pandemic influenza virus vaccines - Medicago; Plant-based VLP vaccines - Medicago; Seasonal influenza virus vaccines - Medicago; Virus-like particle vaccines - Medicago

Latest Information Update: 19 Sep 2013

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Medicago
  • Class Influenza virus vaccines; Virus-like particle vaccines
  • Mechanism of Action Immunostimulants
  • 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 No

Highest Development Phases

  • Preclinical Influenza virus infections

Most Recent Events

  • 18 Sep 2013 Medicago has been acquired by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
  • 11 Dec 2012 Medicago receives grant from National Research Council of Canada for Influenza VLP vaccine candidate development
  • 25 Sep 2012 Influenza vaccines licensed to Philip Morris Products in China
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