Leading the Way in Life Science Technologies

GEN Exclusives

More »

GEN News Highlights

More »
Sep 28, 2006

AskBio and GSK Ink Gene Therapy Agreement

  • Asklepios Biopharmaceutical entered into a cross license agreement with GlaxoSmithKline to develop and commercialize gene therapy-based treatments.

    Through the agreement, AskBio will gain exclusive access to selected recombinant adeno-associated virus vector serotypes that GSK licensed from the University of Pennsylvania for the treatment of three orphan drug indications, including muscular dystrophy, heart failure suffered by muscular dystrophy patients, and hemophilia B.



Be sure to take the GEN Poll

CRISPR Patent Controversy

Do you think recently released email from a former Broad Institute scientist to Jennifer Doudna will expedite a final legal decision on who owns the CRISPR patent?

More »