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Cellectis, Servier deal

November 23, 2015 8:00 AM UTC

Servier exercised early a 2014 option from Cellectis to license worldwide rights to develop and commercialize UCART19. Under the original deal, Servier was eligible to exercise the option after Phase I testing. UCART19 is expected to enter Phase I testing next year in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). Cellectis will receive a $38.2 million upfront payment and undisclosed R&D funding and is eligible for more than $300 million in undisclosed milestones, plus undisclosed royalties. ...