BioNTech signs deal to co-develop OncoC4’s cancer drug
March 20 (Reuters) – Germany’s BioNTech SE (22UAy.DE) said on Monday that it signed a deal with privately held OncoC4 Inc to co-develop and commercialize its cancer antibody drug candidate.
OncoC4 will get a $200 million upfront payment and is eligible to receive development, regulatory and commercial milestone payments as well as double-digit tiered royalties.
The companies said they will co-develop the candidate, ONC-392, as a monotherapy or as a combination therapy in various cancer indications.
A late-stage trial for the drug has been planned for this year, the companies said.
(This story has been refiled to correct the typo in the headline)
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