Codexis Enters into Research Collaboration with Schering-Plough
News Mar 22, 2006
The collaboration will focus on improving biocatalyst productivity using Codexis' proprietary MolecularBreeding™ pharmaceutical process re-engineering platform.
Codexis will receive research funding and milestone payments upon completion of certain objectives of the research.
"We are pleased to add Schering-Plough to our list of industry-leading pharmaceutical partners," said Alan Shaw, Ph.D., Codexis President and Chief Executive Officer.
"We are delighted to see a growing number of major pharmaceutical companies recognizing the competitive advantage and cost-savings value that Codexis' technology brings to the manufacturing process for clinical-scale production and product commercialization, and look forward to continued adoption of our technology across the pharmaceutical industry."