Drug Profile


Alternative Names: CCX 168

Latest Information Update: 16 Feb 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator ChemoCentryx
  • Developer ChemoCentryx; Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research
  • Class Anti-inflammatories; Cyclopentanes; Piperidines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Complement C5a receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis; Haemolytic uraemic syndrome
  • 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

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis
  • Phase II Haemolytic uraemic syndrome; IgA nephropathy
  • Phase I Autoimmune disorders

Most Recent Events

  • 14 Feb 2017 Vifor Pharma and ChemoCentryx expand license agreement for rare renal diseases
  • 27 Jan 2017 Chemical structure information added
  • 19 Jan 2017 Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma elects to exercise its option to acquire avcopan from Vifor Pharma
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