Research programme: prodrug therapeutics - Ascendis Pharma

Drug Profile

Research programme: prodrug therapeutics - Ascendis Pharma

Alternative Names: TransCon Hydrogel GLP-1; TransCon Hydrogel insulin; TransCon Hydrogel paliperidone; TransCon Hydrogel pramipexole; TransCon PEG interferon α

Latest Information Update: 02 Sep 2016

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At a glance

  • Originator Ascendis Pharma
  • Class Benzothiazoles; Glucagon-like peptides; Insulins; Interferons; Isoxazoles; Polyethylene glycols
  • Mechanism of Action Dopamine D2 receptor agonists; Dopamine D2 receptor antagonists; Dopamine D3 receptor agonists; Dopamine D4 receptor agonists; Glucagon like peptide 1 receptor agonists; Insulin receptor agonists; Interferon alpha stimulants; Serotonin 2 receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    No
  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Preclinical CNS disorders; Diabetes mellitus; Hepatitis C

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Jan 2018 Ascendis Pharma plans a first-in-human phase I trial for TransCon CNP in Achondroplasia (In volunteers) in Australia in the second quarter of 2018
  • 03 Apr 2017 Ascendis Pharma plans a phase I trial for Hypoparathyroidism in 2017
  • 31 Aug 2016 Ascendis announces intention to submit IND application to the US FDA in 2017
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