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Presidio, Ascletis deal

November 17, 2014 8:00 AM UTC

Presidio granted Ascletis exclusive development and commercialization rights to PPI-668 in China, including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. Presidio will retain ex-Chinese rights to the second-generation HCV NS5A protein inhibitor, which is in Phase II testing in the U.S. Ascletis will fund clinical development, manufacturing and commercialization of PPI-668 in China. Presidio will receive an undisclosed upfront and is eligible for development milestones and undisclosed tiered royalties. Presidio declined to provide further financial details, and Ascletis could not be reached. ...