AZD 1775

Drug Profile

AZD 1775

Alternative Names: AZD-1775; L001739996-008U; MK-1775 hemihydrate; MK1775

Latest Information Update: 21 Jul 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Merck & Co
  • Developer AstraZeneca; Cancer Research UK; Merck & Co; National Cancer Institute (USA); Samsung Medical Center; University of Birmingham; University of Washington
  • Class Antineoplastics; Pyrazoles; Pyrimidines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action WEE1 protein inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Ovarian cancer
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Breast cancer; Fallopian tube cancer; Non-small cell lung cancer; Ovarian cancer; Peritoneal cancer; Small cell lung cancer
  • Phase I/II Solid tumours
  • Phase I Colorectal cancer; Glioblastoma; Haematological disorders; Head and neck cancer
  • Discontinued Cervical cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 02 Jul 2017 Interim adverse events data from a phase II trial in Non-small cell lung cancer presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO-2017)
  • 22 Jun 2017 Phase-I clinical trials in Head and neck cancer (Combination therapy) in United Kingdom (PO) (NCT03028766)
  • 02 Jun 2017 Efficacy and adverse events data from a phase I trial in Head and neck cancer presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO-2017)
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