Scrip is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

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

UsernamePublicRestriction

Deal Watch: Merck Gets Rights To Yumanity’s Preclinical ALS, FTLD Candidates

Executive Summary

Merck pays undisclosed upfront fees and promises up to $500m for milestones under licensing and collaboration agreement. Meanwhile, Tetraphase and Xerava are being acquired by La Jolla, after previous bids by Melinta and AcelRx.

You may also be interested in...



Yumanity To Reverse Merge With Kineta Two Years After Its Own Public Debut

After its August 2020 reverse merger, neuroscience-focused Yumanity is calling it quits with two transactions: an asset sale to Janssen and a merger with private cancer immunotherapy firm Kineta.

Ocuphire Posts Second Phase III Success In Reversing Pupil Dilation

Nyxol is almost set for an NDA filing for reversal of dilation during eye exams/surgery. The reformulation of phentolamine is also being studied in presbyopia, setting up possible competition with AbbVie’s Vuity.

Merck & Co. Eyes Neuroscience Advancement With US FDA’s New Receptivity To Biomarkers

Company is ‘anxious to understand’ how to utilize the agency’s views on importance of biomarkers, exec notes in earnings call. Merck & Co. and Pfizer advance COVID-19 therapeutics into Phase III. Pfizer is awaiting FDA risk-benefit assessment of JAK-1 inhibitors Xeljanz and abrocitinib.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

Latest News
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

SC142465

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Thank you for submitting your question. We will respond to you within 2 business days. 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

Cancel