Research programme: RNA interference-based therapeutics - Alnylam/Merck

Drug Profile

Research programme: RNA interference-based therapeutics - Alnylam/Merck

Alternative Names: RNAis - Alnylam/Merck

Latest Information Update: 27 Sep 2007

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At a glance

  • Originator Alnylam Pharmaceuticals; Merck & Co
  • Class
  • Mechanism of Action RNA interference
  • 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

  • Discontinued Spinal cord injuries; Unspecified

Most Recent Events

  • 27 Sep 2007 Discontinued - Preclinical for Spinal cord injuries in USA (unspecified route)
  • 27 Sep 2007 Discontinued - Preclinical for Undefined indication in USA (unspecified route)
  • 20 Sep 2007 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Merck & Co have mutually agreed to terminate their research collaboration
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