Roche In-Licenses Galaxy Biotech's Preclinical FGF2 Antibody Programme

Cartwright, Heather
October 2012
PharmaDeals Review;2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 10, p130
The article reports that Roche has licensed international rights to the preclinical-stage antibodies of Galaxy Biotech targeting fibroblast growth factor 2 (FGF2) in cancer metastasis. It states that Roche will be responsible for the development and commercialisation of the project and will pay Galaxy with U.S.$8 million upfront, with additional potential milestone payments and royalties. It adds that the deal followed the termination of Takeda Pharmaceutical's license agreement with Galaxy.


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