(Cefepime + taniborbactam hydrochloride) is under clinical development by VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals and currently in Phase I for Enterobacteriaceae Infections. According to GlobalData, Phase I drugs for Enterobacteriaceae Infections have a 69% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase II. GlobalData’s report assesses how (Cefepime + taniborbactam hydrochloride)’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.
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(Cefepime + taniborbactam hydrochloride) overview
Fixed dose combination of cefepime and taniborbactam hydrochloride (VNRX-5133) is under development for the treatment of multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections such as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections, complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI) including acute pyelonephritis, pyuria, hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia. It is administered intravenously. The therapeutic candidate acts by targeting beta lactamase and penicillin binding protein 2.
It was also under development for the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI).
VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals overview
VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals (VenatoRx) discovers and develops novel anti-infectives for the treatment of multi-drug resistant (MDR) bacterial infections and viral infections. The company’s pipeline portfolio includes taniborbactam, an injectable beta-lactamase inhibitor (BLI), against all the major sub-classes of beta-lactamases; VNRX-7145, an orally bioavailable BLI against both extended spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) and carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae. It is also investigating penicillin binding proteins (PBP) inhibitor program for the treatment of Neisseria gonorrhoeae; and VNRX-9945 for testing HBV infected patients and other novel anti-bacterial and anti-viral programs. The company’s products are indicated in fixed combinations of cephalosporin and cefepime for the treatment of allergy and infectious diseases. VenatoRx is headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, the US.
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