Identification

Name
MLN-977
Accession Number
DB05431
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Description

MLN-977 is a small molecule compound that inhibits the production of leukotrienes, especially 5-lipoxygenase. It is developed by PharmaEngine to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Synonyms
  • PEP-03
Categories
Not Available
UNII
VNR0T3Q498
CAS number
Not Available
Weight
Not Available
Chemical Formula
Not Available
InChI Key
Not Available
InChI
Not Available
IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Structured Indications
Not Available
Pharmacodynamics
Not Available
Mechanism of action

MLN977 is a second generation compound in the class of asthma therapies known as 5-LO inhibitors, which block the production of leukotrienes. Leukotrienes are major mediators of the inflammatory response.

TargetActionsOrganism
UArachidonate 5-lipoxygenaseNot AvailableHuman
Absorption
Not Available
Volume of distribution
Not Available
Protein binding
Not Available
Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination
Not Available
Half life
Not Available
Clearance
Not Available
Toxicity
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available
Pathways
Not Available
Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
Not Available
Food Interactions
Not Available

References

General References
Not Available
External Links
PubChem Substance
347910134

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
Not Available

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
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Packagers
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Dosage forms
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Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
Not Available
Predicted ADMET features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
Not Available

Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Targets

Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Iron ion binding
Specific Function
Catalyzes the first step in leukotriene biosynthesis, and thereby plays a role in inflammatory processes.
Gene Name
ALOX5
Uniprot ID
P09917
Uniprot Name
Arachidonate 5-lipoxygenase
Molecular Weight
77982.595 Da

Drug created on November 18, 2007 11:24 / Updated on November 06, 2017 06:45