AKB 9778

Drug Profile

AKB 9778

Alternative Names: AKB-9089; AKB-9778; AKB-9875; HPTP-beta mAb - Aerpio

Latest Information Update: 09 Jun 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Procter & Gamble
  • Developer Aerpio Pharmaceuticals; Duke University; Harvard Medical School; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Massachusetts General Hospital; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine; New York University
  • Class Antihyperglycaemics; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Angiopoietin modulators; Receptor-like protein tyrosine phosphatase inhibitors; TIE receptor agonists; TIE-2 receptor agonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes
  • Available For Licensing Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Diabetic macular oedema; Retinal vein occlusion
  • Preclinical Age-related macular degeneration; Breast cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Apr 2017 Aerpio Pharmaceuticals completes a phase II trial in Retinal vein occlusion (In adults, In the elderly) in USA (SC) (NCT02387788)
  • 16 Mar 2017 Aerpio Pharmaceuticals plans a phase IIb trial for Diabetic retinopathy without diabetic macular oedema
  • 15 Mar 2017 Zeta Acquisition Corp II in a reverse merger transaction acquires Aerpio Therapeutics and changes its name to Aerpio Pharmaceuticals
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