Tavapadon is under clinical development by Cerevel Therapeutics and currently in Phase III for Parkinson’s Disease. According to GlobalData, Phase III drugs for Parkinson’s Disease have a 52% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Pre-Registration. GlobalData’s report assesses how Tavapadon’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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Tavapadon overview

Tavapadon (PF-06649751) is under development for the treatment of Parkinson's disease. The drug candidate is administered orally as a tablet and suspension. It acts by targeting dopamine 1 and dopamine 5 receptor.

Cerevel Therapeutics overview

Cerevel Therapeutics (Cerevel) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that develops therapies to treat neuroscience diseases. The company’s product pipeline includes various drug candidates such as Emraclidine for treatment of schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s disease psychosis; and Darigabat to treat epilepsy and panic disorder. Cerevel’s pipeline also includes Tavapadon drug candidate for treatment of both early-and late-stage Parkinson’s disease; and CVL-871 to treat dementia-related apathy. The company is also developing other programs such as CVL-354, PDE4 inhibitor, and M4 Agonist for therapeutic areas of major depressive disorder (MDD), psychiatric, neuroinflammatory disorder, and neurological indications. Cerevel is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the US.

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This content was updated on 10 June 2024

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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.