Contezolid is under clinical development by MicuRx Pharmaceuticals and currently in Phase III for Diabetic Foot Infection (DFI). According to GlobalData, Phase III drugs for Diabetic Foot Infection (DFI) have a 100% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Pre-Registration. GlobalData’s report assesses how Contezolid’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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Contezolid overview

Contezolid is a next-generation oxazolidinone antibiotic. It is formulated as tablets for oral route of administration. Contezolid is indicated for the treatment of complicated skin and soft tissue infection.

Contezolid (MRX-I) is under development for the treatment of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections, vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) infections including complicated skin and soft tissue infections and moderate or severe diabetic foot infections. The drug candidate is administered orally in the form of tablet. MRX-I is a next-generation oxazolidinone antibiotic that acts by targeting 23S rRNA.

MicuRx Pharmaceuticals overview

MicuRx Pharmaceuticals (MicuRx) is a developer of antibiotics for drug-resistant bacterial infections. The company develops a pipeline of antimicrobial agents using its proprietary drug discovery platform to treat both gram-positive and gram-negative bacterial infections. It offers product candidates which include MRX-I, an oxazolidinone antibiotic, which is intended for the treatment of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant enterococci infections. MicuRx also develops preclinical candidates for gram-positive and gram-negative bacterial infections. It has operations in the US and China. MicuRx is headquartered in Foster City, California, the US.

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