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RESprotect GmbH

Drug Names(s): BVdU, bromovinyl deoxyuridine, brivudine

Description: RP101 is an inhibitor of heat-shock protein 27 (HSP27) which is believed to play a role in gene amplification leading to multidrug resistance.

Deal Structure: RESprotect and Avantogen
In September 2004, Avantogen signed an agreement with the German company RESprotect GmbH to acquire the North American licence to RP101.

SciClone and Resistys (Avantogen)
In April 2007, SciClone Pharmaceuticals acquired the exclusive rights in the United States and Canada to develop and commercialize RP101. SciClone acquired the rights from Resistys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Avantogen Oncology.

SciClone and RESprotect
In June 2011, SciClone returned the exclusive rights to develop and commercialize RP101 in the United States and Canada to RESprotect GmbH.

RESprotect and RedHill
In August 2014, RedHill Biopharma and RESprotect GmbH entered into a binding exclusive option agreement for the acquisition of the oncology drug candidate RP101 and next generation compounds.

Under the terms of the agreement, RedHill has the option to acquire the worldwide exclusive rights to RP101 for all...See full deal structure in Biomedtracker

Partners: Avantogen Oncology RedHill Biopharma Ltd.

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