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Immunex Subscribes to Celera Database


Celera Genomics said Immunex had purchased 5-year subscriptions to several of its genomic databases.


Details of the transaction were not disclosed, but earlier subscribers to Celera’s databases have reportedly paid between $25 million and $50 million for three- to five-year periods.


Based in Seattle, Immunex markets the arthritis drug Enbrel.


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