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Genaera and Ludwig Institute Extend Collaboration

NEW YORK, March 8 (GenomeWeb News) - Genaera and the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research said today that they have extended for two years their collaboration to develop genes and proteins as drug targets and therapeutics.


"The goal of this collaboration is to provide new therapeutic products for asthma, cancer, and other diseases, based on our combined efforts in genomics and biological research," said Roy Levitt, Genaera's president and CEO, in a statement.


The collaboration will include further resarch into interleukin 9, which plays a role in asthma. 

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