Cidara is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel anti-infectives. Our pipeline includes CD101 IV, a long-acting echinocandin antifungal, CD101 topical, and candidates generated by our Cloudbreak™ immunotherapy platform.
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Cidara seeks to improve patients’ lives through the discovery, development and commercialization of novel, best-in-class, anti-infectives. Our initial portfolio is comprised of proprietary product candidates for the treatment of serious fungal infections.
Fungal infections pose significant medical challenges in both the hospital and outpatient settings. These infections typically afflict immunocompromised persons including patients undergoing organ or bone marrow transplantation, chemotherapy, or patients with AIDS.
CD101 IV is a novel molecule in the echinocandin class of antifungals. We are initially developing CD101 IV for the treatment of systemic Candida infections. We have completed Phase 1 trials and are currently conducting an international Phase 2 trial in candidemia.
We are developing CD101 topical for the treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC) and prevention of recurrent VVC (RVVC). CD101 has demonstrated potent fungicidal activity against Candida. We are currently conducting a Phase 2 trial in acute VVC.
Cloudbreak is a proprietary immunotherapy platform being used to create compounds that direct a patient’s immune cells to attack pathogens that cause infectious disease. We are initially focused on developing solutions for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis.