The launch of the once-daily GLP-1R agonist Victoza from Novo Nordisk in 2010 boosted the market size to USDÂ 1.7 billion last year. The unique characteristic of weight reduction as well as the profound blood glucose lowering effect without significant hypoglycemia made GLP-1R agonists to a strongly emerging antidiabetic drug class.
In addition to the three approved Byetta, Victoza and once-weekly Bydureon, the analysis of the GLP-1R agonist pipeline revealed 66 different active drug products in the R&D pipeline for metabolic diseases (diabetes/obesity) ranging from early research to approved products. However, 8 of the 66 are life cycle variations of exenatide, liraglutide and lixisenatide consisting in new formulations for slow release drug delivery (exenatide and liraglutide) and in fixed-ratio combinations with insulin (liraglutide and lixisenatide).
New research reportâ€śGlucagon-Like Peptide-1 (GLP-1) Receptor Agonists - A Target Pipeline and Stakeholder Analysis 2012â€ť worked out byLa Merie provides a compilation of business, commercial, clinical and scientific information about GLP-1 receptor agonists. In particular, the study covers:
The profiles of 46 major companies are also discussed within the study.
Title: Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 (GLP-1) Receptor Agonists - A Target Pipeline and Stakeholder Analysis 2012
Published: March, 2012
Price: US$ 2,600
2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
3 BACKGROUND OF INCRETIN-BASED THERAPY OF TYPE 2 DIABETES
4 COMMERCIAL EXPERIENCE WITH INCRETIN-BASED THERAPEUTICS
5 BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT FOR GLP-1R AGONISTS
5.1 Target validation and clinical proof-of-concept of GLP-1R agonists
5.2 Monthly treatment costs of GLP-1R agonists
5.3 Physician preferences and priorities for GLP-1R agonists
5.4 Diabetes patient population
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