Evotec Collaborates with Vifor Pharma to Launch a Joint Venture to Discover and Develop Therapies for Nephrology

Nosopharm Signs an Agreement with Evotec to Accelerate the Development of Antibiotics


  • Evotec to apply its drug discovery & development capabilities plus will utilize Vifor Pharma’s platform for creating pipeline of nephrology program and with the completion of clinical trials evaluating products Vifor Pharma will in-license them for registration and commercialization while expanding its nephrology pipeline
  • Vifor to fund €25M for pre-clinical development while the companies will be sharing all the clinical and commercial costs on successful candidates with opt-out rights at each stage based on a predetermined profit share arrangement
  • The agreement will involve the combination of Evotec’s drug discovery capabilities with Vifor Pharma’s development and commercialization expertise in Nephrology and will focus on patient data-driven target identification pursing medication for treating kidney disorders

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