Description: EP055 is a small organic compound that inhibits the EPPIN protein and is being investigated as a potential reversible male contraceptive.

Product Details

User: Male

Hormonal: No

Multipurpose Preventive Technology (MPT): No

Reference target/product: Eppin

Status Details

Developer: Eppin Pharma, Inc.

Project Phase: Discovery and Early Development

Development Stage: Lead Optimization

Active Development: Yes

Additional Information

  • O’Rand MG, et al. (2018) Inhibition of Sperm Motility in Male Macaques with EP055, a Potential Non-Hormonal Male Contraceptive. PLoS One. 13(4): e0195953.

  • Company website: www.eppinpharma.com

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