Merck, Ra Pharma enter drug-development deal worth up to $200M

04/2/2013 | Pharmaceutical Business Review Online · Xconomy

Merck and Ra Pharmaceuticals agreed to collaborate in the development of Cyclomimetics drug candidates against multiple therapeutic areas using the latter's Extreme Diversity platform. Cyclomimetics are peptidelike molecules that have the diversity and specificity of antibodies. The deal entitles Ra to about $200 million in payments including upfront fee, research funding and milestone fees.

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