Simcere Signs an Exclusive License Agreement with JW Pharmaceutical for an Anti-Gout Drug Candidate URC-102 in China

Simcere Signs an Exclusive License Agreement with JW Pharmaceutical for an Anti-Gout Drug Candidate URC-102 in China

Shots:

  • JWP to receive up front, commercial milestones & royalties on sales in China.  Simcere to get the license for clinical research, registration, and commercialization of URC-102 in China (including Hongkong & Macao)
  • The collaboration will combine JWP’s expertise in new molecular entity drug discovery & development with Simcere expertise in clinical development and commercialization of therapies for rheumatic diseases
  • URC-102 is a selective uric acid transporter (URAT-1) inhibitor, currently being evaluated in P-IIb for patients with gout in South Korea

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