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US green light for clinical testing of Proacta's reversible MKI inhibitor

The US FDA has given Proacta the go-ahead to begin clinical trials of PR610, a hypoxia-activated, irreversible multi-kinase inhibitor (MKI) for the treatment of cancer.

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Yakult option puts LivTech on track for cancer antibody deal

Following a setback earlier this year, the privately held Japanese bioventure LivTech has bounced back with a new deal for one of its main streams of research, signing an option agreement with Yakult Honsha for a series of novel anticancer antibodies.

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Deals Shaping the Medical Industry (09/2011)

The dealmaking column is a survey of recent transactions, including strategic alliances, mergers & acquisitions, and financings, in the life sciences industries. Deals are listed by the following industry sectors: in vitro diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and research/analytical instrumentation and reagents. All transactions are excerpted from Elsevier's Strategic Transactions database, providing comprehensive transaction coverage from 1991 to the present.

Yakult extends Proacta alliance to another anticancer prodrug

Japan's Yakult Honsha has expanded a collaborative R&D and commercialisation agreement with Proacta to include another of the private US firm's hypoxia-activated prodrugs for cancer.

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cancer
  • Alias(es)
  • Proacta Therapeutics Ltd.
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Proacta Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • John C Gutheil, MD, CEO
    Kevin de la Torre, CFO
    Terri J Melink, Dir., Clin. Dev.
  • Contact Info
  • Proacta Inc.
    Phone: (858) 642-0386
    4275 Executive Square
    Ste. 440
    La Jolla, CA 92037