BFKB 8488A

Drug Profile

BFKB 8488A

Alternative Names: BFKB8488A; RG 7992; RO 7040551

Latest Information Update: 16 May 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Genentech
  • Class Antihyperglycaemics; Bispecific antibodies; Insulin sensitisers
  • Mechanism of Action KLB protein inhibitors; Type 1 fibroblast growth factor receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase I Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Most Recent Events

  • 28 Mar 2017 Genentech completes a phase I trial in Type-2 diabetes mellitus (In volunteers) in USA (NCT02593331)
  • 06 Feb 2017 Genentech initiates enrolment in a phase Ib trial for Type-2 diabetes mellitus in USA (SC) (NCT03060538)
  • 29 Oct 2015 Phase-I clinical trials in Type-2 diabetes mellitus (In volunteers) in USA (IV) (NCT02593331)
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