August 2014
Biotech Business;Aug2014, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports the achievement of Compugen Ltd., a drug discovery company, in the cancer immunotherapy collaboration with the firm Bayer Healthcare. Topics discussed include focus of the collaboration on the development and commercialization of therapeutic antibodies against two immune checkpoint regulators found by Compugen, views of Anat Cohen Dayag, president of Compugen, and Bayer's commercialization rights for potential cancer therapeutics.


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