Serimmune, Merck reach drug discovery milestone

By The Science Advisory Board staff writers

April 3, 2020 -- Serimmune has used its immune mapping technology on clinical and preclinical samples provided by Merck.

The collaboration included Serimmune's Serum Epitope Repertoire Analysis (SERA) platform to help identify antigens that stimulate immunity. The goal is to develop and commercialize promising agents.

Serimmune can receive payments related to research, development, and regulatory milestones as well as tiered royalty payments on sales arising from products that result from the partnership, the company noted.

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