Ferroquine is under clinical development by Sanofi and currently in Phase II for Malaria. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Malaria have a 50% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Ferroquine’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.
Ferroquine is under development for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Ferroquine is a ferrocenic derivative of chloroquine. The drug candidate is formulated as a capsule and administered through oral route. It targets beta-hematin and inhibits the formation of hemozoin and generates reactive oxygen species.
Sanofi is a healthcare company, which is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacturing, and marketing of a wide range of medicines and vaccines. Its portfolio includes medicines for the treatment of cancer, rare diseases, multiple sclerosis; human vaccines for protection against various bacterial and viral diseases; and other products. The company also offers consumer healthcare products for digestion; allergy; cough, cold, flu and sinus; pain; women’s health; and vitamins, minerals, and supplements. Sanofi‘s R&D efforts focus on advancing a combination drug to increase the effectiveness of treatments and on advancing the formulation of new biologics to produce precision medicines. It has operations in Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East. Sanofi is headquartered in Paris, France.
For a complete picture of Ferroquine’s drug-specific PTSR and LoA scores, buy the report here.