Paclitaxel is under clinical development by DAE HWA Pharmaceutical and currently in Phase III for Hormone Sensitive Breast Cancer. According to GlobalData, Phase III drugs for Hormone Sensitive Breast Cancer have a 67% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Pre-Registration. GlobalData’s report assesses how Paclitaxel’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.

Paclitaxel overview

Paclitaxel (DHP-107, Liporaxel) is a taxane derivative, acts as anti-neoplastic agent. It is formulated as a liposomal solution for oral route of administration. Paclitaxel is indicated for the treatment of metastatic and locally recurrent gastric cancer.

Paclitaxel is under development for the treatment of metastatic HER2 negative and hormone sensitive breast cancer, knee cancer, oesophagal cancer, ovarian cancer angiosarcoma, bladder cancer, cervical cancer, head and neck cancer, Kaposi's sarcoma and lung cancer. The drug candidate is developed based on DaeHwa lipid-based self-emulsification delivery (DH-LASED) technology. 

DAE HWA Pharmaceutical overview

DAE HWA Pharmaceutical (DAE HWA) is a biotechnology company that develops, manufactures and markets prescription, over-the-counter and finished pharmaceutical products. The company’s products comprise analgesics, injections, anti-inflammatory enzymes, vitamins and tonics, plaster, antihistamines, skeletal muscle relaxants, expectorants and mucolytics among others. DAE HWA also offers drugs for liver diseases, drugs for hemorrhoid disease, gastro-intestinal drugs, anti-inflammatory drugs, topical drugs, cardiovascular drugs and drugs for the central nervous system. The company owns a cGMP manufacturing facility and conducts research on transdermal drug delivery system technology. DAE HWA is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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This content was updated on 2 September 2023

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