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Evotec announces cooperation agreement with Bayer

Hamburg, Germany-based biotech Evotec has announced that its subsidiary Haplogen GmbH (Vienna) has entered into a favorable cooperation agreement with Bayer, aimed at developing new therapies targeting chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Thanks to the deal, Bayer obtains an exclusive…

Sanofi transfers infectious disease unit to Evotec

Germany-based Evotec today has announced it has signed an agreement with Sanofi to integrate Sanofi’s infectious disease portfolio, together with 100 employees and €60m, into its organization. The terms of the agreement were already disclosed by the groups in March,…

Sanofi about to sell know-how and R&D center to Evotec for €60m

Germany-based Evotec and its French competitor Sanofi yesterday announced they are in talks for an agreement to license to Evotec the know-how developed by Sanofi in infectious diseases. Sanofi’s package does not include any product currently marketed, while it does…

Excellent momentum for German biotechs

The German daily Handelsblatt has published today a long article about the German biotech industry, focusing on Mainz-based Biontech. Biontech currently employs a workforce of 700 and is the most important European biotech company still not listed, which is one…

Evotec and Merck to cooperate in developing new gene therapies

The two Germany-based groups Evotec and Merck announced they will cooperate in carrying out research for new therapies and, importantly, in developing the CRISPR technology, which allows to treat and modify genes and can lead to develop new treatments—including antitumorals….

Research partnership between Bayer and Biotech now broadened

Bayer has signed a five-year research deal with Evotec to develop products for the treatment of kidney conditions. Such transaction broadens the cooperation between the companies, started four years ago in endometriosis research. Thanks to the deal, Bayer will get…