Emixustat hydrochloride is under clinical development by Kubota Vision and currently in Phase II for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy (PDR). According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy (PDR) have a 50% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Emixustat hydrochloride’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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Emixustat hydrochloride overview

Emixustat hydrochloride (ACU-4429) is under development for the treatment of juvenile macular degeneration (Stargardt disease) and proliferative diabetic retinopathy. It is administered through oral route in the form of tablet and acts by targeting RPE65. The drug candidate is a non-retinoid visual cycle modulator (VCM) being developed based on visual cycle modulation (VCM) technology.

The drug candidate was under development for the treatment of geographic atrophy associated with dry age-related macular degeneration and age-related macular degeneration.

Kubota Vision overview

Kubota Vision, a subsidiary of Kubota Pharmaceutical Holding, is a developer of treatments for degenerative eye diseases and a pharmaceutical compound screening system. The company develops products using its visual cycle modulation technology. It offers emixustat hydrochloride which is used for geographic atrophy secondary and related dry age-related macular degeneration. The company offers drug candidates for the treatment of geographic atrophy, proliferative diabetic retinopathy, retinitis pigmentosa, cataract, and glaucoma. It develops drugs and devices to preserve and restore vision. Kubota Vision is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, the US.

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This content was updated on 10 June 2024

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