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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

telaprevir 
An orally available peptidomimetic small molecule with activity against hepatitis C virus (HCV). Telaprivir is a selective protease inhibitor that targets the viral HCV NS3-4A serine protease and disrupts processing of viral proteins and formation of a viral replication complex. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
US brand name:Incivek
Code names:LY-570310
MP-424
VRT-111950
VX-950