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Pacts In Medtech: Cook Will Sell Ambu’s Duodenoscopes; QXMedical Gets UMinnesota’s Bioresorbable Embolic
Derived from Strategic Transactions, Informa's premium source for tracking life-sciences deals, the bimonthly Pacts In Medtech feature highlights notable technology alliances, R&D partnerships and commercial collaborations. This edition covers industry pacts that were signed in May and June 2019.
Goldfinch’s Kidney Genome Atlas may yield novel therapies for diabetic kidney disease and orphan renal indications, with Gilead holding option rights. Spectrum licenses IP from ImmunGene that could safely harness the potential of interferon therapy in cancer.
Following the acquisition of cell therapy assets from Sanofi, which Sanofi had secured in its purchase of Genzyme, Aastrom Biosciences changed its name to Vericel, doubled down in cell therapy and relocated to Massachusetts. Since then it has seen its revenues grow 12% per year from just under $43 million in 2013 to just under $64 million in 2017. The target for 2020: drive revenues north of $100 million.
Following Gilead's acquisition of Kite, buzz grew that the deal might catalyze a surge in deal-making. Scrip asked a broad cross-section of biopharma insiders and observers about the deal-making environment – featured here are big pharma and industry experts.
- Gene Therapy, Cell Therapy
- Large Molecule
- Therapeutic Areas
- Musculoskeletal & Connective Tissue Disorders
- Wound Healing & Tissue Repair
- Aastrom Biosciences Inc.
- North America
- Parent & Subsidiaries
- Vericel Corp.
- Senior Management
Dominick Colangelo, Pres. & CEO
Gerard Michel, VP, Corp. Dev. & CFO
Daniel Orlando, COO
Jonathan Hopper, CMO
- Contact Info
Phone: (617) 588-5555
64 Sidney St.
Cambridge, MA 02139
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