Ono Entered into a Collaboration and Option Agreement with Cue Biopharma for CUE-401 to Treat Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases
- Cue Biopharma will receive up front & is eligible to receive ~$220M in milestones upon exercise of the option rights along with royalties
- Ono to get an exclusive option to license rights globally to develop & commercialize CUE-401, a bispecific protein designed to induce & expand regulatory T cells (Tregs) while Cue Biopharma will also hold an option to develop and commercialize the product with Ono in the US
- Cue Biopharma will lead the R&D of CUE-401 while Ono will cover the R&D expenses during an option period. CUE-401 showed induction and expansion of Tregs and has the potential to address a broad range of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases in pre-clinical studies
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