BI 224436

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BI 224436
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Clinical data
ATC code
  • none
Legal status
Legal status
  • Investigational
Pharmacokinetic data
Biological half-life 7 hrs (simulated)[1]
Identifiers
ChemSpider
Chemical and physical data
Formula C24H25NO4
Molar mass 391.460 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

BI 224436 is an investigational new drug under development for the treatment of HIV infection. BI 224436 is the first non-catalytic site integrase inhibitor (NCINI). It inhibits HIV replication via binding to a conserved allosteric pocket of the HIV integrase enzyme. This makes the drug distinct in mechanism of action compared to raltegravir and elvitegravir, which bind at the catalytic site.[2] In October 2011, Gilead Sciences purchased exclusive rights to develop BI 224436 and several related compounds under investigation in Boehringer Ingelheim’s noncatalytic site integrase inhibitor program.[3][4]

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