JT Signs an Exclusive License Agreement with Dermavant to Develop and Commercialize Tapinarof in Japan

JT Signs an Exclusive License Agreement with Dermavant to Develop and Commercialize Tapinarof in Japan

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  • Dermavant to receive $60M up front, up to $53M as development milestones and royalties on sales of the tapinarof in psoriasis and AD. JT and its subsidiary, Torii Pharmaceutical to get rights to develop & commercialize tapinarof for psoriasis and AD in Japan
  • Additionally, JT has signed an exclusive license agreement with Torii to co-develop and commercialize tapinarof in Japan
  • Tapinarof (qd) is an investigational therapeutic aryl hydrocarbon receptor modulating agent (TAMA), currently being evaluated in two P-III studies for psoriasis in the US and P-II studies for both psoriasis and AD with its expected NDA filing for PsO to the US FDA in 2021

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