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Gene Logic to Test Stalled Pfizer Drug Candidates for New Indications

NEW YORK, Sept. 27 (GenomeWeb News) - Gene Logic will help Pfizer find new therapeutic indications for a number of its stalled drug candidates, Gene Logic said today.


Under the "drug repositioning program," Gene Logic will test drug candidates from Pfizer that are no longer in development for their potential use across a wide spectrum of diseases areas, using its genomics and in silico technologies as well as technologies it acquired from Millennium Pharmaceuticals last year. Gene Logic is eligible for milestone payments and royalties on drugs that are commercialized as a result of the program.


The companies did not disclose other terms of the agreement.

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