Drug Profile


Alternative Names: CYT-387; GS-0387; Momelotinib dihydrochloride

Latest Information Update: 25 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Cytopia Research
  • Developer Gilead Sciences
  • Class Antineoplastics; Benzamides; Morpholines; Pyrimidines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Janus kinase 1 inhibitors; Janus kinase-2 inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Myeloproliferative disorders
  • 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 Yes
  • Available For Licensing Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Essential thrombocythaemia; Myelofibrosis; Myeloproliferative disorders; Pancreatic cancer; Polycythaemia vera
  • Phase I Non-small cell lung cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 16 Nov 2016 Top-line efficacy and adverse events data from the SIMPLIFY-1 phase III trial in Myelofibrosis, essential thrombocythaemia and polycythaemia vera released by Gilead
  • 16 Nov 2016 Top-line efficacy data from the SIMPLIFY-2 phase III trial in Myelofibrosis, essential thrombocythaemia and polycythaemia vera released by Gilead
  • 30 Jun 2016 Gilead completes a phase III trial in Myelofibrosis, post-polycythaemia vera myelofibrosis or post-essential thrombocythaemia myelofibrosis in USA, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Sweden, Spain, Singapore, Romania, Poland, Netherlands, South Korea, Japan, Hungary, Germany, France, Denmark, Czech Republic, Canada, Bulgaria, Belgium, Austria and Australia (NCT01969838)
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