Benznidazole - Chemo group

Drug Profile

Benznidazole - Chemo group

Latest Information Update: 16 Jun 2016

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At a glance

  • Originator Chemo Group
  • Developer Chemo Group; Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative Foundation; Mundo Sano
  • Class Acetamides; Antiprotozoals; Imidazoles
  • Mechanism of Action Free radical stimulants
  • 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

  • Clinical Phase Unknown Chagas disease

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Jun 2016 Clinical trials in Chagas' disease in USA (unspecified route)
  • 08 Jun 2016 Chemo group, Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative and Mundo Sano enter into a collaboration agreement to register benznidazole for the treatment of Chagas' disease in USA, Mexico, Columbia and countries in Latin America
  • 08 Jun 2016 Chemo group intends to file for Priority review voucher for benznidazole with the US FDA for the treatment of Chagas' disease
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