Volume 85 Issue 21 | p. 16 | Concentrates
Issue Date: May 21, 2007

Dow Licenses Protein Expression ...

Department: Business

Dowpharma has signed two licensing deals for Pfenex, its Pseudomonas-based protein expression technology. India's Biovel Life Sciences will use the technology, as well as a high-yield strain and process developed by Dow, in the production of human growth hormone under a licensing agreement entailing up-front payments as well as milestone and royalty payments. Dow has also licensed Pfenex to VGX Pharmaceuticals for the production of a protein-based cancer therapy.

 
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