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Astellas, MMV partner to identify antimalarial compounds

December 1, 2017 9:53 PM UTC

Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo:4503) and Medicines for Malaria Venture (Geneva, Switzerland) partnered to identify antimalarial candidates. MMV will work with Vicky Avery, a professor at Griffiths University (Brisbane, Australia), to screen Astellas’ library for compounds that demonstrate the potential to become new antimalarial drugs...