ATYR 1940

Drug Profile

ATYR 1940

Alternative Names: ATYR1940; HRS(1-506); HRS(I-506); Resolaris

Latest Information Update: 20 Jan 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator aTyr Pharma
  • Class Amino acyl-tRNA synthetases; Aminoacyltransferases; Biological proteins; Peptides; Proteins
  • Mechanism of Action Histidine-tRNA ligase modulators; Immunomodulators
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy
  • 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.

    Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy; Limb girdle muscular dystrophies
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase I/II Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy; Limb girdle muscular dystrophies
  • Preclinical Interstitial lung diseases

Most Recent Events

  • 18 Jan 2017 ATYR 1940 receives Fast Track designation for Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2B [IV,Infusion] in USA
  • 18 Jan 2017 US FDA lifts its partial clinical hold on a phase Ib/II trial in Limb girdle muscular dystrophy and Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy
  • 18 Jan 2017 Updated efficacy and adverse events data from a phase Ib/II trial in limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2B released by aTyr Pharma
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