Drug Profile


Alternative Names: ManNAc; N-acetyl-D-mannosamine

Latest Information Update: 30 Dec 2015

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At a glance

  • Originator New Zealand Pharmaceuticals
  • Developer Escala Therapeutics; Natioanl Institues of Health Clinical Center; National Human Genome Research Institute
  • Class Hexosamines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Protein modulators
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Nonaka distal myopathy
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Nonaka distal myopathy
  • Phase I Kidney disorders

Most Recent Events

  • 11 Dec 2015 Escala Therapeutics plans a phase I trial for Kidney disorders (Fortress Biotech pipeline)
  • 01 Dec 2015 Phase-I clinical trials in Kidney disorders (Treatment-experienced) in USA (PO) (NCT02639260)
  • 25 Aug 2015 New Zealand Pharmaceuticals receives patent allowance for N-acetyl-D-mannosamine in USA
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