Invenra enters collaboration agreement with Merck

Screen Shot 2017-07-24 at 2.56.24 PMInvenra today announced a collaboration with Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, to discover fully human therapeutic antibodies against an unnamed target of interest to Merck.  Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

“We are excited to be working with this first rate team in Merck,” said Dr. Roland Green, CEO of Invenra.  “Invenra’s ability to test antibodies for a functional phenotype early in the screening process combined with Merck’s established role as a leader in this field will advance the science regarding difficult to address targets.  This collaboration marks a significant milestone for Invenra in its mission to advance the field of antibody discovery through its ultra-high throughput mAbSeq™ technology.”

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