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

Evotec Achieves First Milestones in Multi-target Deal with UCB

Published: Thursday, October 31, 2013
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013
Bookmark and Share
Projects move into hit-to-lead and lead optimization.

Evotec AG has announced that it has achieved first milestones in its multi-year, multi-target integrated drug discovery collaboration with UCB in the field of immunology.

The milestones were achieved upon the progression of certain projects into hit-to-lead and into lead optimization.

Evotec and UCB entered into this collaboration in October 2011. Under the terms of the collaboration, Evotec receives research payments, milestones based on achieving various pre-clinical, clinical and sales goals and royalties on final product sales.

Dr Mario Polywka, Chief Operating Officer of Evotec, stated: 'We are delighted that the project teams at UCB and Evotec have met these important milestones in the collaboration. The progress in this collaboration is a testament to the way scientists from both companies have worked together in a true partnership.'

Dr Neil Weir, Senior Vice President of Discovery at UCB, commented that 'The collaboration with Evotec complements our internal research efforts and enhances our scientific network. Hitting these milestones is great news and as we continue to work together, we hope that the results will enhance the pace of the discovery process, the quality of compounds selected for further development and ultimately improve patient outcomes.'


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 3,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More Than 5,000+ 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

Evotec Achieves Clinical Development Milestone from Bayer
Company announces milestone achieved for the progression of a programme from the alliance portfolio into Phase I clinical development for the treatment of endometriosis, triggering a milestone payment to Evotec.
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Evotec Enters License Agreement with Broad Institute
Company has entered into a licence agreement with MIT for the use of CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology.
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Evotec Extends Integrated Drug Discovery Alliance With Genentech
Evotec and Genentech will continue their drug discovery alliance for a further three years.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Evotec, Ex Scientia Partner
Evotec and ex scientia announce partnership to discover bispecific small molecule immuno-oncology therapeutics.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Evotec Awarded Contract to Manage NCI CBC Screening Libraries Center
Company will provide compound management services for a period of five years.
Friday, October 09, 2015
Evotec AG Increases Its Revenue Guidance For 2015
All other elements of the Company’s financial guidance as of 12 May 2015 are confirmed.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Evotec Enters into Agreement with Pfizer
Licence and collaboration agreement in the field of tissue fibrosis.
Friday, September 11, 2015
Evotec, Apeiron Biologics and Sanofi Collaborate
Evotec AG and Apeiron Biologics AG, a biotech company with a focus on immunological approaches to treat cancer, have announced a strategic collaboration with Sanofi to develop novel small molecule-based cancer immunotherapies.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Evotec & Facio Partner
Facio partners with Evotec and initiates FSHD drug discovery programme.
Friday, May 08, 2015
Evotec and C4XD Enter Collaboration
Collaboration leverages the breadth & experience of Evotec's drug discovery infrastructure across chemistry & biology.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Evotec and Padlock Therapeutics Extend Collaboration
Evotec and Padlock Therapeutics announce initial success and extension of long-term collaboration.
Friday, January 09, 2015
Evotec and Sanofi Enter into Exclusive Negotiations
Goal to improve innovation effectiveness in drug discovery and pre-clinical development.
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Evotec And The Jain Foundation Expand Collaboration
The collaboration marks the start of multiple drug screening programmes.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Evotec, Medicines for Malaria Announce Compound Management Collaboration
The collaboration will support MMV’s Malaria and Pathogen Box initiatives.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Evotec, Fraunhofer in Drug Discovery Collaboration
The exclusive, strategic collaboration will combine the relevant platforms of both organisations, focusing on several disease areas.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Scientific News
Point of Care Diagnostics - A Cautious Revolution
Advances in molecular biology, coupled with the miniaturization and improved sensitivity of assays and devices in general, have enabled a new wave of point-of-care (POC) or “bedside” diagnostics.
Mass Spec Technology Drives Innovation Across the Biopharma Workflow
With greater resolving power, analytical speed, and accuracy, new mass spectrometry technology and techniques are infiltrating the biopharmaceuticals workflow.
One Step Closer to Precision Medicine for Chronic Lung Disease Sufferers
A study led by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and National Jewish Health, has provided evidence of links between SNPs and known COPD blood protein biomarkers.
Modified Yeast Shows Plant Response to Key Hormone
Researchers have developed a toolkit based on modified yeast to determine plant responses to auxin.
Adipose Tissue Secretes Factors That Activate Metabolism
Study finds brown adipose tissue secretes signalling factors that activates metabolism of fat and carbohydrates.
Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria In America's Water System
Antibiotic resistant bacteria live inside drinking water distribution systems blamed for rising healthcare costs.
ReadCoor Launched to Commercialize 3D Sequencing Tech
ReadCoor will leverage the Wyss Institute’s method for simultaneously sequencing and mapping RNAs within cells and tissues to advance development of diagnostics.
Ancient Eggshell Protein Breaks Through DNA Time Barrier
Fossil proteins from a 3.8million year-old eggshell have been identifed, suggests proteins could give insight into evolutionary tree.
Monkeys Protected by Zika DNA Vaccine
Experimental Zika virus DNA vaccines successfully protected monkeys against Zika infection.
Nanosensors Could Determine Tumours’ Ability to Remodel Tissue
Researchers design nanosensors that can profile tumours, focusing on protease levels.
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
3,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
5,000+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!