Volrustomig is a monoclonal antibody commercialized by AstraZeneca, with a leading Phase III program in Cervical Cancer. According to Globaldata, it is involved in 18 clinical trials, of which 1 was completed, 15 are ongoing, and 2 are planned. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of Volrustomig’s valuation in its risk-adjusted NPV model (rNPV). Buy the model here.

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The revenue for Volrustomig is expected to reach an annual total of $552 mn by 2038 in the US based off GlobalData’s Expiry Model. The drug’s revenue forecasts along with estimated costs are used to measure the value of an investment opportunity in that drug, otherwise known as net present value (NPV). Applying the drug’s phase transition success rate to remaining R&D costs and likelihood of approval (LoA) to sales related costs provides a risk-adjusted NPV model (rNPV). The rNPV model is a more conservative valuation measure that accounts for the risk of a drug in clinical development failing to progress.

Volrustomig Overview

MEDI-5752 is under development for the treatment of solid tumors including metastatic squamous and non squamous non-small cell lung cancer, advanced renal cell carcinoma, metastatic gastric adenocarcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma, biliary tract cancer,  gastroesophageal border adenocarcinoma, undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma, myxofibrosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma, gallbladder cancer, cervical cancer, pleural mesothelioma, pleomorphic liposarcoma, head and squamous cell carcinoma, oropharyngeal cancer, hypopharyngeal cancer, oral cavity cancer and laryngeal cancer. The drug candidate is a bi-specific monoclonal antibody. It is administered through intravenous route. It acts by targeting programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1) and Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte Protein 4 (CTLA4). It is a new molecular entity.

AstraZeneca Overview

AstraZeneca is a biopharmaceutical company, which is focused on discovery, production and commercialization of a range of prescription drugs. It develops products related to therapy areas such as respiratory, cardiovascular, renal and metabolic diseases, cancer, autoimmune, infection and neurological diseases. The company’s product portfolio includes biologics, prescription pharmaceuticals and vaccines. AstraZeneca sells its products through wholly- owned local marketing companies, distributors and local representative offices. The company markets its products to primary care and specialty care physicians. The company operates in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and Australasia. AstraZeneca is headquartered in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, the UK.

For a complete picture of Volrustomig’s valuation, buy the drug’s risk-adjusted NPV model (rNPV) here.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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The rNPV method integrates the probability of a drug reaching a clinical stage into the cash flow at that time, which provides a more accurate valuation, as it considers the probability that the drug never makes it through the clinical pathway to commercialization. GlobalData’s rNPV model uses proprietary likelihood of approval (LoA) and phase transition success rate (PTSR) data for the indication in the highest development stage, which can be found on GlobalData’s Pharmaceutical Intelligence Center.