AK-3280 is under clinical development by Shanghai Ark Biopharmaceutical and currently in the Phase I in clinical pathway. The characteristics of the clinical trial as well as other attributes related to the drug, regulations, and company play a fundamental role in ensuring the likelihood of transition that the drug moves from its current development stage to next.

According to GlobalData, the latest event to affect AK-3280’s likelihood of approval (LoA) and phase transition for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis took place on 10 Jun 2021, which increased the likelihood that the drug progresses to the next phase in its clinical pathway.

GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this assessment in their AK-3280 Likelihood of Approval (LoA) and Phase Transition Success Rate (PTSR) Report.

AK-3280 overview

AK-3280 is under development for the treatment of interstitial lung disease (idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis), progressive fibrosing interstitial lung diseases (PF-ILD), liver fibrosis and hypertrophic scars. The drug candidate is a second generation pirfenidone analog. It is administered orally formulated as tablet and also formulated as cream for topical use. It is a new molecular entity.

Shanghai Ark Biopharmaceutical overview

Shanghai Ark Biopharmaceutical (Ark Biopharma) operates as a biopharmaceutical company. The company engages in discovery and development of innovative therapeutics to address respiratory viral infection and viral hepatitis. Ark Biopharma is headquartered in Pudong, Shanghai, China.

Quick View AK-3280 LOA Data

Report Segments
  • Innovator
Drug Name
  • AK-3280
Administration Pathway
  • Oral
  • Topical
Therapeutic Areas
  • Dermatology
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Respiratory
Key Developers
  • Sponsor Company: Shanghai Ark Biopharmaceutical
  • Originator: InterMune
Highest Development Stage
  • Phase II


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying data, research, and analysis used to produce this article.

GlobalData’s Likelihood of Approval analytics tool dynamically assesses and predicts how likely a drug will move to the next stage in its clinical pathway (PTSR), as well as how likely the drug will be approved (LoA). This is based on a proprietary algorithm built from the drugs’ sales forecast, regulatory milestones, cost forecasts, WACC rate and other proprietary data sources found on GlobalData’s Pharmaceutical Intelligence Center.