Paclitaxel is under clinical development by Samyang Biopharmaceuticals and currently in Phase II for Laryngeal Cancer. According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Laryngeal Cancer does not have sufficient historical data to build an indication benchmark PTSR for Phase II. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to create drugs-specific PTSR and LoA in the Paclitaxel LoA Report. Buy the report here.

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Paclitaxel overview

Paclitaxel (Genexol-PM) belongs to the class compounds called taxanes, which acts as anti-cancer agents. It is formulated as lyophilized powder for solution. It is administered as intravenous infusion. Genexol-PM is indicated for breast cancer and non-small cell lung cancer. It is also indicated for the treatment of metastatic ovarian and breast cancer.

The drug candidate is under development for the treatment of hypodermic cancer, esophageal cancer, advanced or metastatic urothelial cell carcinoma, peritoneal cancer, oral cancer, laryngeal cancer and skin cancer.

It was also under development for the treatment of bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma), metastatic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, epithelial ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, cervical cancer and uterine corpus cancer, head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, oral cancer, laryngeal cancer, hypodermic cancer, metastatic breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, bladder cancer, ovarian cancer, gastric cancer and pancreatic cancer.

Samyang Biopharmaceuticals overview

Samyang Biopharmaceuticals (Samyang Biopharm), a subsidiary of Samyang Holdings Corp, develops pharmaceutical products and medical devices. The company’s pharmaceutical products include anti-cancer drugs, injections, transdermal patches, active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), and oncology formulations. It also focuses on the development and commercialization of medical devices such as biodegradable surgical sutures, synthetic absorbable suture materials, partially absorbable lightweight mesh, biodegradable dental implant materials, biosurgery products, and other raw materials. Samyang Biopharm offers its products for the treatment of breast, lung, ovarian, head, and neck cancers. Samyang Biopharm’s key brands include Genexol, Nicostop, Nanoxel, Trisorb, and Monosorb, among others. The company, through its subsidiaries, collaborates with biotechnology, pharmaceutical, venture firms, research institutes, and universities to develop new products and drug delivery technologies. Samyang Biopharm is headquartered in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.

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GlobalData’s Likelihood of Approval analytics tool dynamically assesses and predicts how likely a drug will move to the next stage in clinical development (PTSR), as well as how likely the drug will be approved (LoA). This is based on a combination of machine learning and a proprietary algorithm to process data points from various databases found on GlobalData’s Pharmaceutical Intelligence Center.