SCY 078

Drug Profile

SCY 078

Alternative Names: MK-3118; SCY-078

Latest Information Update: 18 Apr 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Merck & Co; SCYNEXIS
  • Class Antifungals; Glycosides; Triterpenes
  • Mechanism of Action Beta-1,3-D glucan synthetase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Aspergillosis; Candidiasis
  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Candidiasis
  • Phase II Vulvovaginal candidiasis
  • Preclinical Aspergillosis

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Apr 2017 Phase-III clinical trials in invasive and mucocutaneous Candidiasis in USA (PO) (NCT03059992)
  • 02 Mar 2017 Scynexis plans a phase III trial for invasive and mucocutaneous Candidiasis in USA (PO) (NCT03059992)
  • 02 Mar 2017 The US FDA requests SCYNEXIS to hold the initiation of any new clinical studies of intravenous formulation of SCY 078 following a review of a phase I trial in Healthy volunteers
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