Scrip is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Novartis Spreads Cardiovascular Bets with Ionis Antisense Option Deal

Executive Summary

Further expanding its cardiovascular pipeline, Novartis has signed an option deal with Ionis – and invested $100m into the smaller company – to license two investigational antisense drugs targeting cardiovascular indications in patients with elevated levels of lipoprotein.


Related Content

Start-Up Quarterly Statistics: Early Funding Declined, But Deal Dollars Flowed
Finance Watch: Raising Cash Before A Trump Slump, La Jolla Nabs $125m, Akcea Eyes $100m IPO
Ionis: Another Shot At The Commercial Market And Sustainable Profits
Deal Watch: Taking Care Of Business Before J.P. Morgan


Related Companies




Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts