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Jun 03, 2013
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News  |  Deals

Okairos, GlaxoSmithKline deal

GlaxoSmithKline acquired vaccine company Okairos for €250 million ($323 million) in cash. GSK said it will use Okairos' adenovirus vector technology, which is based on replication-incompetent adenoviral vectors derived from non-human primates, to develop prophylactic and therapeutic T cell vaccines. The vectors are not recognized by pre-existing neutralizing antibodies...

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