Research programme: multiple sclerosis therapeutics - AmgenAlternative Names: AMG 247; AMG 369
Latest Information Update: 16 Jul 2016
At a glance
- Originator Amgen; EPIX Pharmaceuticals
- Developer Amgen
- Class Benzofurans
- Mechanism of Action Sphingosine 1 phosphate receptor agonists
Orphan Drug Status
Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.
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.
Highest Development Phases
- No development reported Multiple sclerosis
Most Recent Events
- 16 Jul 2016 No recent reports of development identified for preclinical development in Multiple-sclerosis in USA