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Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Debio 9701; DX 890; Engineered protein inhibitor of human neutrophil elastase; EPI-HNE4; Reltran

Latest Information Update: 15 Dec 2009

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At a glance

  • Originator Dyax
  • Developer Debiopharm; Dyax
  • Class Peptides; Recombinant proteins
  • Mechanism of Action Leucocyte elastase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Cystic fibrosis

Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Acute lung injury; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Cystic fibrosis; Respiratory distress syndrome

Most Recent Events

  • 04 May 2006 Preclinical trials in Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (unspecified route)
  • 04 Jan 2006 Depelestat has been licensed to Debiopharm worldwide for cystic fibrosis and acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • 07 Nov 2005 Phase-I clinical trials in Respiratory distress syndrome in Europe (IV)
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