TITLE

Onyx Pharmaceuticals completes acquisition of Proteolix

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
PharmaWatch: Biotechnology;Jan2010, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of the biopharmaceutical company Proteolix Inc. by Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc. for the development of medical therapies against hematological tumors. According to Onyx chief executive officer (CEO), Anthony Coles, the acquisition places the firm as a multi-product portfolio company. He adds that the drug carfilzomib may provide treatment to patients with multiple myeloma in 2011.
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47598063

 

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