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Our Medicines in Development

Pfizer is prioritizing its research and development efforts in areas with the greatest scientific and commercial promise: immunology and inflammation, oncology, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, neuroscience and pain, and vaccines. Through major research efforts across multiple modalities — including small molecules, biologics and vaccines — Pfizer is developing the medical solutions that will matter most to the people we serve. Specialized efforts in biosimilars as well as rare diseases also illustrate our dedication to developing and delivering innovative medicines and vaccines that will benefit patients around the world.

Key Programs in Registration / Phase 3

  • A potential biosimilar to Humira® (adalimumab): Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • avelumab (PF-06834635) (MSB0010718C): Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (in collaboration w/ Merck KGaA)
  • A potential biosimilar to Avastin® (bevacizumab): Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ertugliflozin: Type 2 Diabetes (in collaboration w/ Merck)
  • Ibrance (palbociclib): Recurrent Advanced Breast Cancer, High Risk Early Breast Cancer
  • A potential biosimilar to Remicade® (infliximab): Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • MOD-4023: Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency (in collaboration w/ OPKO)
  • PCSK9 inhibitor (bococizumab/RN316): Hyperlipidemia
  • A potential biosimilar to Rituxan®/MabThera (rituximab): Follicular Lymphoma
  • Rivipansel: Sickle Cell Disease
  • A potential biosimilar to Herceptin® (trastuzumab): Breast Cancer
  • Trumenba (MnB rLP2086): Meningococcal Serogroup B (ex-U.S.)
  • Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine): Cardiomyopathy
  • Xeljanz® (tofacitinib): Ulcerative Colitis, Psoriasis (oral), Psoriatic Arthritis

Key Programs in Phase 2

  • Anti-IL-6 Antibody: Crohn’s Disease, Lupus
  • Anti MAdCAM: Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
  • avelumab (PF-06834635) (MSB0010718C): Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma (in collaboration w/ Merck KGaA)
  • CCR2/5 Antagonist: Diabetic Nephropathy, Diabetic Macular Edema
  • MOD-4023: Pediatric Growth Hormone Deficiency (in collaboration w/ OPKO)
  • PDE5 inhibitor: Diabetic Nephropathy
  • PDE10 Inhibitor: Huntington’s Disease
  • Prophylactic Vaccine for Clostridium difficile Colitis
  • Prophylactic Vaccine for Staphylococcus aureus
  • SMO Inhibitor: Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Xeljanz® (tofacitinib): Crohn’s Disease, Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • 5HT6 Antagonist (SAM-760): Alzheimer’s Disease


Remicade® is a registered U.S. trademark of Janssen Biotech, Inc.; Rituxan® is a registered U.S. trademark of Biogen Idec Inc.; MabThera is a trademark of F. Hoffman-La Roche AG; Herceptin® is a registered U.S. trademark of Genentech, Inc.; Humira® is a registered U.S. trademark of Abbvie Biotechnology Ltd.; Avastin® is a registered U.S. trademark of Genentech, Inc.