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Emixustat is a small molecule notable for its establishment of a new class of compounds known as visual cycle modulators (VCMs). Formulated as the hydrochloride salt, emixustat hydrochloride, it is the first synthetic medicinal compound shown to affect retinal disease processes when taken by mouth. Emixustat was invented by the British-American chemist, Ian L. Scott, and is currently in Phase 3 trials for dry, age-related macular degeneration (AMD).   Wikipedia

  • SMILES: NCC[C@@H](O)c1cccc(OCC2CCCCC2)c1
  • Mol. Mass: 263.38
  • ALogP: 3.03
  • ChEMBL Molecules:
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acu-4429 | emixustat | emixustat hcl | emixustat hydrochloride


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