Capmatinib hydrochloride is under clinical development by Novartis and currently in Phase II for Gastric Cancer. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Gastric Cancer have a 30% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Capmatinib hydrochloride’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.
GlobalData tracks drug-specific phase transition and likelihood of approval scores, in addition to indication benchmarks based off 18 years of historical drug development data. Attributes of the drug, company and its clinical trials play a fundamental role in drug-specific PTSR and likelihood of approval.
Capmatinib hydrochloride overview
Capmatinib hydrochloride (Tabrecta) is a potential antineoplastic agent. It is formulated as film coated tablets for oral route of administration. Tabrecta is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors have a mutation that leads to mesenchymal-epithelial transition (MET) exon 14 skipping as detected by an FDA-approved test. Tabrecta is indicated as monotherapy is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with advanced non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring alterations leading to mesenchymal epithelial transition factor gene exon 14 (METex14) skipping, who require systemic therapy following prior treatment with immunotherapy and/or platinum based chemotherapy.
Capmatinib (INC-280, INCB28060) is under development for the treatment of solid tumors including advanced hepatocellular carcinoma, gastric cancer, papillary renal cell carcinoma, metastatic triple negative breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, glioblastoma multiforme, and advanced or metastatic BRAF V600 melanoma. The drug candidate is administered orally. INC280 acts by targeting c-Met receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK). It was under development for head and neck cancer squamous cell carcinoma and recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.
Novartis is a healthcare company that focuses on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription and generic pharmaceutical products and eye care products. It provides drugs for the treatment of cancer, cardiovascular diseases, dermatological conditions, neurological disorders, ophthalmic and respiratory diseases, hematologic diseases, solid tumors, immune disorders, and infections, among others. The company offers generic medicines and biosimilars through Sandoz. Novartis conducts research in various disease areas through The Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR). The company operates through a network of subsidiaries and offices across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Novartis is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.
For a complete picture of Capmatinib hydrochloride’s drug-specific PTSR and LoA scores, buy the report here.