Lead Product(s): PRAX-562
Therapeutic Area: Genetic Disease Product Name: PRAX-562
Highest Development Status: Phase I Product Type: Small molecule
Partner/Sponsor/Collaborator: Not Applicable
Deal Size: Not Applicable Upfront Cash: Not Applicable
Deal Type: Not Applicable April 30, 2021
PRAX-562 is a first selective persistent sodium current blocker. Praxis plans to initiate a Phase 2 clinical trial in the first half of 2022 to explore the potential for PRAX-562 to treat a range of rare pediatric DEEs, including SCN2A-DEE and SCN8A-DEE.