Drug Profile


Alternative Names: BPSC-1001; Ebola vaccine - Merck & Co; Ebola virus vaccine - NewLink Genetics; Public Health Agency of Canada's Ebola vaccine; rVSV delta G ZEBOV GP; rVSV-EBOV; rVSV-S-GP/VP40; rVSV-ZEBOV; rVSV-ZEBOV-GP; rVSVΔG-ZEBOV-GP; V-920; VSV delta G ZEBOV; VSV delta-ZEBOV; VSV-EBOV; VSV-ZEBOV; VSVG-ZEBOV

Latest Information Update: 13 Nov 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Developer Canadian Immunization Research Network; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Merck & Co; National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; NewLink Genetics Corporation; Norwegian Institute of Public Health; University of Oxford; VEBCON Consortium
  • Class Synthetic vaccines; Viral vaccines
  • Mechanism of Action Immunostimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Ebola virus infections

Most Recent Events

  • 13 Nov 2017 World Health Organisation completes enrolment in its phase I trial for Ebola virus infections (Prevention) in Gabon, before November 2017 (IM) (PACTR201411000919191)
  • 01 Oct 2017 Epicentre suspended a phase III trial for Ebola virus infection (Prevention, In children, In adolescents, In adults, In volunteers) in Uganda, as no new cases of Ebola disease found (NCT03161366)
  • 29 Sep 2017 Merck completes a phase III trial in Ebola virus infections (Prevention) in USA and Spain (IM) (NCT02503202)
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