v2.4.0.8
Document And Entity Information
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2014
Jul. 31, 2014
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Registrant Name ENDOCYTE INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0001235007  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Trading Symbol ECYT  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   41,550,956
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2014  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014