(Cedazuridine + decitabine) is under clinical development by Otsuka Pharmaceutical and currently in Phase II for Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia have a 21% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how (Cedazuridine + decitabine)’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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(Cedazuridine + decitabine) overview

Cedazuridine and Decitabine (Inqovi, Inaqovi) is a fixed dose combination, acts as an anti-neoplastic agent. It is formulated as film coated tablets for oral route of administration. It is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with myelodysplastic syndrome with French, American, British subtypes refractory anemia with ringed sideroblast, refractory anemia with excess blasts and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia, adult patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) who are ineligible for standard induction chemotherapy.

ASTX-727 (fixed dose combination of decitabine and cedazuridine (E-7727)) is under development for the treatment of metastatic mucosal melanoma, metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC), newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML), BAP1 cancer predisposition syndrome and subclinical, early-stage mesothelioma, newly diagnosed chronic myeloid leukemia, relapsed and refractory acute myeloid leukemia, peripheral nerve sheath tumor (neurofibrosarcoma), low grade gliomas, triple negative breast cancer and hormone resistant/HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer, myelodysplastic syndrome, chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML), recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck, acute myeloid leukemia (AML), myeloproliferative neoplasms, relapsed and refractory overlap syndromes and solid tumors. The drug candidate formulated as tablet and is administered orally in the form of tablet. Decitabine is a cytidine antimetabolite analogue that inhibits DNA methyltransferase-1. E-7727 is a new molecular entity (NME) that inhibits cytidine deaminase (CDA) activity. It is developed based on Pyramid technology.

Otsuka Pharmaceutical overview

Otsuka Pharmaceutical (OPC), a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co Ltd, is a manufacturer and supplier of pharmaceuticals, food products, clinical testing, and medical equipment. The company develops formulations for the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system, oncology, cardiovascular and renal, gastrointestinal, ophthalmology disorders and infectious diseases through its pharmaceutical business. Its nutraceutical segment offers rehydration, nutrition, vitamin supplements and cosmetics. OPC is investigating drugs for psychiatry and neurology; oncology; cardiovascular and other therapeutic indications in collaboration with academia and venture companies. The company operates branch offices, research facilities and factories in Japan. OPC is headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

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This content was updated on 10 June 2024

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