Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Brilacidin tetrahydrochloride; Brilacidin-Ocular; Brilacidin-OM; Brilacidin-Otic; Defensin-mimetic - Cellceutix; HDP-mimic - Cellceutix; Host defense protein-mimic - Cellceutix; PMX-30063

Latest Information Update: 23 Jan 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator PolyMedix
  • Developer Cellceutix
  • Class Antibacterials; Peptidomimetics; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Cell membrane permeability enhancers; Cell membrane structure modulators; Immunomodulators
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes
  • Available For Licensing Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Skin and soft tissue infections; Stomatitis; Ulcerative colitis
  • Preclinical Acne; Atopic dermatitis; Diabetic foot ulcer; Hidradenitis suppurativa; Intestinal infections; Ophthalmic infections; Otitis; Wounds

Most Recent Events

  • 17 Jan 2017 Cellceutix completes enrolment in the second cohort in its phase II trial for Ulcerative colitis in USA (Rectal)
  • 07 Dec 2016 Interim adverse events data from a phase II proof-of-concept trial in Ulcerative colitis released by Cellceutix
  • 07 Dec 2016 Cellceutix plans clinical trials for hidradenitis suppurativa
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