Gilead Signs a License Agreement with Xencor for its GS-9722 to Treat HIV

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  • Xencor to receive upfront, milestones and royalties on successful development and commercialization of product. Gilead to get exclusive license rights for GS-9722 & up to three additional anti-HIV Abs and will be responsible for research, development, regulatory and commercial activities and all costs
  • Gilead will get rights to access Xencor’s Xtend extended half-life and Cytotoxic XmAb Fc platforms to develop and commercialize its GS-9722 and the agreement will further expand ability of XmAb technologies to develop therapies for HIV
  • Xtend XmAb Fc is targeted to improve the immune system’s elimination of tumor and other pathologic cells by ADCC

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