CMAB Biopharma and Laekna Therapeutics Enter Strategic Agreement for LAE005 Global Development and Commercialization Partnership
SUZHOU, China, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CMAB Biopharma (Suzhou) Inc. (“CMAB”), and Laekna Therapeutics Shanghai Co., Ltd. (“Laekna Therapeutics”), today announced a strategic collaboration agreement in Suzhou BioBAY for speedup of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor (ICI) drug candidate to the clinical trial and future commercialization.
According to the agreement, CMAB will provide a full spectrum of CMC services based on the recognized global quality standards for Laekna Therapeutics’ anti-PD-L1 antibody (LAE005). Services to be provided by CMAB include technology transfer, process development, GMP clinical drug substance and drug product manufacturing to support IND filing in China and in the US. These services will facilitate the global development and future commercialization of LAE005.
Laekna Therapeutics is a biotechnology innovation company focusing on the research and development of new generation of small molecules for target therapy and antibodies in the field of oncology and liver diseases. In February 2020, Laekna