Identification

Generic Name
CG7870
DrugBank Accession Number
DB04981
Background

CG7870 is an oncolytic virus therapy for prostate cancer. It is a replication-selective, prostate-specific antigen-targeted oncolytic adenovirus, for the treatment of hormone-refractory, metastatic prostate cancer.

Type
Biotech
Groups
Investigational
Biologic Classification
Protein Based Therapies
Other protein based therapies
Protein Chemical Formula
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Protein Average Weight
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Sequences
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Synonyms
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Pharmacology

Indication

Intended for the treatment of various forms of cancer.

Pharmacology
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Contraindications & Blackbox Warnings
Contraindications
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Pharmacodynamics

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Mechanism of action

CG7870 is genetically engineered to replicate preferentially in prostate tissue, ignoring healthy cells. In this manner, the virus is able to selectively attack and kill tumorous cells.

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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Adverse Effects
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Toxicity

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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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Categories

Drug Categories
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Chemical TaxonomyProvided by Classyfire
Description
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Kingdom
Organic Compounds
Super Class
Organic Acids
Class
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives
Sub Class
Amino Acids, Peptides, and Analogues
Direct Parent
Peptides
Alternative Parents
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Substituents
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Molecular Framework
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External Descriptors
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Affected organisms
  • Humans and other mammals

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
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CAS number
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References

General References
  1. Reid T, Warren R, Kirn D: Intravascular adenoviral agents in cancer patients: lessons from clinical trials. Cancer Gene Ther. 2002 Dec;9(12):979-86. [Article]
  2. Dilley J, Reddy S, Ko D, Nguyen N, Rojas G, Working P, Yu DC: Oncolytic adenovirus CG7870 in combination with radiation demonstrates synergistic enhancements of antitumor efficacy without loss of specificity. Cancer Gene Ther. 2005 Aug;12(8):715-22. [Article]
  3. Small EJ, Carducci MA, Burke JM, Rodriguez R, Fong L, van Ummersen L, Yu DC, Aimi J, Ando D, Working P, Kirn D, Wilding G: A phase I trial of intravenous CG7870, a replication-selective, prostate-specific antigen-targeted oncolytic adenovirus, for the treatment of hormone-refractory, metastatic prostate cancer. Mol Ther. 2006 Jul;14(1):107-17. Epub 2006 May 9. [Article]
PubChem Substance
347909873

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
1, 2CompletedTreatmentProstate Cancer1
1, 2TerminatedTreatmentProstate Cancer1

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
Liquid
Experimental Properties
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Drug created at October 21, 2007 22:23 / Updated at June 12, 2020 16:52