Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Technology
Networks
Scientific Communities
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

Adimab Announces New Antibody Discovery Collaboration with Celgene

Published: Thursday, August 22, 2013
Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013
Bookmark and Share
Adimab will use its proprietary platform to generate therapeutic antibodies against multiple targets.

Adimab, LLC has announced a multi-target discovery collaboration with Celgene Corporation of Summit, NJ. Under terms of the Agreement, Adimab will use its proprietary platform to generate therapeutic antibodies against multiple targets.

Celgene will have the right to develop and commercialize all therapeutic antibodies resulting from the collaboration.

“We are very pleased to announce another major pharma partnership,” said Tillman Gerngross, CEO and co-founder of Adimab.

Gerngross continued, “Celgene has developed a highly successful oncology and inflammation franchise, and we are excited to partner with them to support their expanding antibody-based therapeutic portfolio.”

Adimab and Celgene have entered into a collaboration whereby Adimab will use its proprietary discovery and optimization platform to identify fully human antibodies against multiple targets.

For each target, the agreement grants Celgene the right to research antibodies generated during the collaboration for potential use as therapeutic products.

Under the terms of the Agreement, Adimab will receive an undisclosed upfront payment. In addition, for each target, Celgene will have the option to exclusively license antibodies
generated during the collaboration.

If Celgene exercises its option for a particular target, Adimab would receive license fees, clinical milestones and royalties on therapeutic product sales.

“The speed and technical superiority of our platform drives all of our deal flow,” said Guy Van Meter, Vice President of Business Development at Adimab. “The Adimab Platform is an extremely versatile antibody discovery and engineering tool that can be applied to a variety of different therapeutic development approaches, including IgG discovery, optimization, humanization, and bispecifics.”

Over the past four years, Adimab has established collaborations with multiple leading pharmaceutical companies, including Merck, Roche, Novartis, Eli Lilly, Genentech, Biogen Idec, Novo Nordisk, Gilead, Kyowa Hakko Kirin and GSK.


Further Information

Join For Free

Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 3,000+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More Than 4,400+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

Adimab and Mersana Announce Antibody-Drug Conjugate Alliance
Partners to offer integrated antibody discovery and ADC capabilities.
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Scientific News
Releasing Cancer Cells for Better Analysis
A new device developed at the University of Michigan could provide a non-invasive way to monitor the progress of an advanced cancer treatment.
Releasing Cancer Cells for Better Analysis
A new device developed at the University of Michigan could provide a non-invasive way to monitor the progress of an advanced cancer treatment.
Apricot Kernels Pose Risk of Cyanide Poisoning
Eating more than three small raw apricot kernels, or less than half of one large kernel, in a serving can exceed safe levels. Toddlers consuming even one small apricot kernel risk being over the safe level.
Cell Transplant Treats Parkinson’s in Mice
A University of Wisconsin—Madison neuroscientist has inserted a genetic switch into nerve cells so a patient can alter their activity by taking designer drugs that would not affect any other cell.
Understanding Female HIV Transmission
Glowing virus maps points of entry through entire female reproductive tract for first time.
Genetic Markers Influence Addiction
Differences in vulnerability to cocaine addiction and relapse linked to both inherited traits and epigenetics, U-M researchers find.
Lab-on-a-Chip for Detecting Glucose
By integrating microfluidic chips with fiber optic biosensors, researchers in China are creating ultrasensitive lab-on-a-chip devices to detect glucose levels.
A lncRNA Regulates Repair of DNA Breaks in Breast Cancer Cells
Findings give "new insight" into biology of tough-to-treat breast cancer.
COPD Linked to Increased Bacterial Invasion
Persistent inflammation in COPD may result from a defect in the immune system that allows airway bacteria to invade deeper into the lung.
Detection of HPV in First-Void Urine
Similar sensitivity of HPV test on first void urine sample compared to cervical smear.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,000+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
4,400+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!