NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Cancer drug developer Celsion last week announced that it had closed its acquisition of nucleic acid drug developer Egen, giving it a portfolio of clinical and preclinical drug candidates, as well as a lung-specific delivery technology for RNAi and microRNA therapeutics.

Under the deal, a wholly owned subsidiary of Celsion acquired the assets of Egen in exchange for $10.6 million in stock and $3.4 million in cash.

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