Velafermin

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Identification

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Name
Velafermin
Accession Number
DB06493
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Description

Velafermin was a novel investigational protein therapeutic, also known as fibroblast growth factor-20 (FGF-20), which promotes both epithelial and mesenchymal cell proliferation in vitro and has demonstrated activity in multiple animal models. Velafermin was investigated as a potential therapy for the prevention and treatment of oral mucositis by fostering the regeneration and repair of the cells lining the gastrointestinal tract.

Synonyms
Not Available
External IDs
CG-53135-05 / CG53135 / CG53135-05
Categories
UNII
6Z25C35927
CAS number
697766-75-9
Weight
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Chemical Formula
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in adverse effects (chemotherapy).

Pharmacodynamics
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Mechanism of action
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Absorption
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Volume of distribution
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Protein binding
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Metabolism
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Route of elimination
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Half life
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Clearance
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Toxicity
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Affected organisms
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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Food Interactions
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References

General References
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External Links
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Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
2CompletedPreventionOral Mucositis / Vesicular Stomatitis1
2CompletedPreventionVesicular Stomatitis1

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
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Predicted ADMET features
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Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Drug created on March 19, 2008 10:35 / Updated on August 02, 2019 07:51