Tags : Agreement


PlantForm Signs Research and Development Agreement with Bio-Manguinhos/Fiocruz to Develop

Shots: The agreement facilitates PlantForm’s collaborations in Brazil to provide affordable, effective cancer drugs to millions of Brazilians The 3yrs. research and development collaboration will culminate in protocols for P-I and P-III clinical trials. The companies will take biosimilar pembrolizumab to world markets, following the completion of clinical trials in Brazil Pembrolizumab is a biosimilar […]Read More


Sorrento to Acquire ACEA Therapeutics for ~$488M

Shots: ACEA to receive up to ~$38M in shares of Sorrento common stock, $450M as additional payments upon the achievement of clinical & sales milestones along with 5 – 10% royalties based on annual sales of each product. The acquisition is expected to close in Q2’ 21 The acquisition includes Abivertinib, AC0058, AC0939, and ACEA’s […]Read More


Sanofi Out Licenses Two Sickle Cell Disease Programs to GBT

Shots: Sanofi to receive ~$353M including $2.25M up front and remaining as development, regulatory and commercial milestones as well as royalties on WW net sales of programs GBT gets exclusive WW rights to two early-stage research programs in SCD. One program pursues a novel anti-sickling mechanism and the other leverages a new approach to reduce […]Read More

Biotech COVID-19

Sorrento Collaborates with Mount Sinai to Develop Ab Combination for

Shots: The companies signed an exclusive license agreement to develop COVISHIELD + two mAb cocktail against emerging variants of SARS-CoV-2 including UK (B.1.1.7), South Africa (B.1.351), and Japan/Brazil (B.1.128) variants The pre-clinical development of Ab combination (IV and intranasal) including Sorrento and Mount Sinai Abs is underway The collaboration follows Sorrento’s efforts to eradicate COVID-19 […]Read More


Exelixis Signs an Exclusive License Agreement with WuXi Biologics to

Shots: WuXi Bio to receive up front and is eligible for development & commercialization milestones, along with royalties on sales of any potential products commercialized from the panel Exelixis get an exclusive license to the panel of mAb against an undisclosed oncology target for biologics applications Exelixis leverages WuXi Bio’s integrated technology platforms to develop […]Read More


Fusion to Acquire Ipsen’s IPN-1087 to Expand its Pipeline of

Shots: Ipsen to receive 400,000 shares at closing and an additional 200,000 shares as milestones, $81.63M as development and regulatory milestones & $423.24M as commercial milestones along with royalties on net sales Fusion will be responsible for paying to a third-party licensor up to $84.7M in development milestones and royalties on net sales of products […]Read More


AbbVie Signs a Purchase Right Agreement to Acquire Mitokinin

Shots: Mitokinin to receive an up front and will continue to develop its PINK1 activator program through completion of IND enabling studies for its lead compound. If IND-enabling studies are successful, AbbVie will have the option to acquire Mitokinin The focus of the agreement is to advance Mitokinin’s PINK1 activator program to treat PD Mitokinin’s […]Read More