TITLE

MDRNA signs licensing agreement with Roche

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
PharmaWatch: Biotechnology;Apr2009, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the signing of a licensing agreement by MDRNA Inc. and Roche Pharmaceuticals. The licensing agreement is consistent to which Roche will get a non-exclusive license to a portion of MDRNA's technology platform for the development of ribonucleic acid interference-based therapeutics. According to Michael French, president and chief executive of MDRNA, the licensing agreement will offer them resources to continue to pursue multiple, nonexclusive research collaborations.
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