Epacadostat is under clinical development by Incyte and currently in Phase II for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer have a 39% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Epacadostat’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.
Epacadostat (INCB-24360) is under development for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, urothelial carcinoma, rectal cancer and recurrent glioblastoma multiforme, epstein-barr virus positive (EBV+) nasopharyngeal carcinoma and salivary gland cancer. It is a small molecule administered orally as a tablet and targets indoleamine-2, 3-dioxygenase-1 (IDO1).
It was under development for epithelial ovarian cancer, ocular melanoma, metastatic melanoma, primary peritoneal carcinoma, fallopian tube cancer, thymic carcinoma, metastatic renal cell carcinoma, oropharyngeal cancer, hypopharyngeal cancer, laryngeal cancer, metastatic urothelial cancer, recurrent head and neck cancer squamous cell carcinoma, ocular melanoma, colorectal cancer, ovarian cancer, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, breast cancer, adenocarcinoma of endometrial cancer, B-cell Hodgkin, non-hodgkin lymphoma, pancreatic cancer, endometrial cancer, renal cell carcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and gastric cancer, myelodysplastic syndrome.
Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company, which discovers, develops and commercializes proprietary cancer therapeutics. The company’s lead product, Jakafi (ruxolitinib) is marketed in the US for the treatment of patients with high-risk myelofibrosis; and polycythemia vera who are intolerant to hydroxyurea. The company distributes Jakafi through a network of specialty pharmacy providers and wholesalers. In collaboration with Incyte, Novartis International Pharmaceutical Ltd (Novartis) develops and commercializes ruxolitinib outside the US for hematologic and cancer indications under the name Jakavi. The company’s pipeline portfolio encompasses drugs for the treatment of lung cancer, graft versus host disease, non-small cell lung cancer, b-cell malignancies, solid tumors, glioblastoma, liver cancer, and advanced malignancies. Incyte is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the US.
For a complete picture of Epacadostat’s drug-specific PTSR and LoA scores, buy the report here.