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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Apr 05 – 09, 2021)

Evotec and Exscientia Initiate Human Clinical Trials of their Novel Immuno-Oncology Drug Published: Apr 9, 2021 | Tags: Evotec and Exscientia, Initiate, Human Clinical Trials, Novel, Immuno-Oncology Drug PlantForm Signs Research and Development Agreement with Bio-Manguinhos/Fiocruz to Develop Biosimilar Pembrolizumab Published: Apr 9, 2021 | Tags: PlantForm, Signs, Research, Development Agreement, Bio-Manguinhos/Fiocruz, Develop, Biosimilar Pembrolizumab […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Mar 29 – Apr 02, 2021)

Pfizer and BioNTech Report Results of BNT162b2 to Prevent COVID-19 Published: Apr 2, 2021 | Tags: Pfizer and BioNTech, Report, Results, BNT162b2, Prevent, COVID-19 Acceleron Presents Results of Sotatercept in P-II PULSAR Trial for the Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Published in NEJM Published: Apr 2, 2021 | Tags: Acceleron, Presents, Results, Sotatercept, P-II PULSAR […]Read More

M&A

Merck to Acquire Alydia Health for ~$240M on Behalf of

Shots: Organon to acquire Alydia Health for up to $240M including $215M up front out of which $50 will be paid prior to the spinoff of Organon, $165 will be paid on the closure of the acquisition while remaining will be paid upon achievement of the milestones. Alydia will also receive ~$25M as a contingent […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Mar 22 – 26, 2021)

Pfizer and BioNTech Initiate COVID-19 Vaccine Trial in Children Under 12 Published: Mar 26, 2021 | Tags: Pfizer and BioNTech, Initiate, COVID-19 Vaccine Trial, Children, Under 12 Tetra Bio-Pharma Initiates Additional Studies of ARDS-003 in Neuroinflammation and Antiviral Diseases Published: Mar 26, 2021 | Tags: Tetra Bio-Pharma, Initiates, Additional Studies, ARDS-003,  Neuroinflammation, Antiviral Diseases Immunai […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Mar 15 – 19, 2021)

Takeda Collaborates with Anima to Discover and Develop mRNA Translation Modulators for Neurological Diseases Published: Mar 19, 2021 | Tags: Takeda, Collaborates, Anima, Discover, Develop, mRNA Translation Modulators, Neurological Diseases Kiniksa’s Arcalyst (rilonacept) Receives the US FDA’s Approval for the Treatment of Pericarditis Published: Mar 19, 2021 | Tags: Kiniksa, Arcalyst (rilonacept), Receives, US, FDA, […]Read More

Biotech

Merck Signs a Five-Year Agreement with M2GEN to Advance Cancer

Shots: The companies collaborated to accelerate the discovery and development of novel therapies for patients with cancer indications.M2GEN will provide valuable patient-consented, de-identified clinical and genomic data to support Merck’s oncology efforts The data will be accessed through M2GEN’s ORIEN which is a network of 18 cancer centers across the US The collaboration provides utility […]Read More

Pharma

Merck Collaborates with Amathus Therapeutics to Develop Treatments for Neurodegenerative

Shots: Amathus to receive upfront and will be eligible for ~$500M milestones/program, if Merck exercise its option and will be responsible for identifying & progressing novel chaperone activators through preclinical discovery Merck to get an option to acquire Amathus Therapeutics along with its pipeline of mitochondrial targeted candidate to treat neurodegenerative disorders and renal diseases […]Read More