Drug Profile


Alternative Names: MT-1303

Latest Information Update: 25 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
  • Class Propylene glycols; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Immunosuppressants; Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Crohn's disease; Multiple sclerosis; Plaque psoriasis
  • Phase I Autoimmune disorders; Inflammation; Inflammatory bowel diseases; Systemic lupus erythematosus

Most Recent Events

  • 27 Jan 2017 Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma terminates licence agreement with Biogen for amiselimod worldwide
  • 26 Oct 2016 Biogen discontinues its development programme for amiselimod for all indications (Biogen form 10-Q, October 2016)
  • 01 Oct 2016 Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma completes a phase II trial in Crohn's disease in Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia and Ukraine (NCT02378688)
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