Molecular Weight(MW): 359.26
PA-824 is an anti-tuberculosis drug for tuberculosis with MIC less than 2.8 μM.Phase 2.
Purity & Quality Control
|Description||PA-824 is an anti-tuberculosis drug for tuberculosis with MIC less than 2.8 μM.Phase 2.|
|Features||An experimental anti-tuberculosis drug.|
In vitro, PA-824 exhibits the high activity against multidrug-resistant clinical isolates from Asia (India and South Korea) and from throughout the United States (MIC < 1 μg/ml) and is equally active against the drug-sensitive and multidrug-resistant isolates of M. tuberculosis (MICs range, 0.039 to 0.531 μg/ml).  A recent study shows that single-nucleotide polymorphisms of PA-824 resistance genes (fgd1 [Rv0407] and ddn [Rv3547]) don't significantly affect the PA-824 MICs (≤ 0.25 μg/ml). 
|In vivo||In the rapid tuberculosis mouse model, PA-824 shows significant anti-microbial activity in a dose-dependent manner: at 50 mg/kg, PA-824 in MC produces a more than 1-log reduction of the CFU in the lungs; at 100 mg/kg it produces about a 2-log reduction, and at 300 mg/kg it produces a 3-log reduction. Furthermore, long-term treatment of PA-824 at 100 mg/kg in cyclodextrin/lecithin also leads to the reduction of the bacterial load below 500 CFU in the lungs and spleen.  PA-824 exhibits time-dependent anti-microbial activity in a murine model of tuberculosis with a maximal observed bactericidal effect of 0.1 log CFU/day over 24 days. |
|In vitro||DMSO||72 mg/mL (200.41 mM)|
|Ethanol||16 mg/mL (44.53 mM)|
|In vivo||0.5% methylcellulose||30 mg/mL|
* 1 mg/ml means slightly soluble or insoluble.
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT02422524||Suspended||Tuberculosis||National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)||September 2015||Phase 1|
|NCT02256696||Suspended||Pulmonary Tuberculosis||Johns Hopkins University||April 2015||Phase 2|
|NCT02333799||Recruiting||Pulmonary Tuberculosis||Global Alliance for TB Drug Development||March 2015||Phase 3|
|NCT02342886||Suspended||Tuberculosis, Pulmonary, Drug Sensitive|Tuberculosis, Pulmonary, Multi Drug-resistant||Global Alliance for TB Drug Development||February 2015||Phase 3|
|NCT02193776||Active, not recruiting||Tuberculosis||Global Alliance for TB Drug Development||November 2014||Phase 2|
|NCT01674218||Completed||Tuberculosis||National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)||September 2012||Phase 1|
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