Gedeptin is under clinical development by GeoVax Labs and currently in Phase II for Salivary Gland Cancer. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Salivary Gland Cancer have a 14% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Gedeptin’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.
Gedeptin (Ad/PNP-F-araAMP) is under development for the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer, nasopharyngeal, salivary gland cancer and head and neck cancer. Ad/PNP is administered intratumorally with co-administration of fludarabine phosphate intravenously. Adenovirus/PNP is an adenovirus loaded with E. coli purine nucleoside phosphorylase (E. coli PNP). The drug candidate is developed based on PNP Technology.
GeoVax Labs overview
GeoVax Labs (GeoVax) is a biotechnology company that develops immunotherapies and vaccines against cancers and various infectious diseases. GeoVax develops vaccines using its novel patented Modified Vaccinia Ankara-Virus like Particle (MVA-VLP) vector vaccine platform focused on therapy areas such as infectious diseases like HIV, Lassa fever, Ebola, Zika virus, malaria, Hepatitis B, coronavirus, and cancers related to solid tumors and HPV-associated head and neck cancer. It has partnerships for preclinical and clinical testing with various government, academic and corporate entities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Leidos Inc, Scripps Research Institute, and Emory University. GeoVax is headquartered in Smyrna, Georgia, the US.
For a complete picture of Gedeptin’s drug-specific PTSR and LoA scores, buy the report here.