Category: Antidepressant

Nemifitide (INN-00835) is a novel antidepressant drug with a pentapeptide structure similar to that of melanocyte-inhibiting factor (MIF-1) and the amino acid sequence 4-F-Phe-4-OH-Pro-Arg-Gly-Trp-NH2.[1][2] It is under development by Tetragenex (previously Innapharma, Inc.) for the treatment of major depressive disorder.[3] It has been given to over 430 people over the course of 12 clinical trials throughout a little over the past decade and ha... [wikipedia]