Despite Recent Changes in Plans, Big Pharma Maintains RNAi Partnerships | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

While recently announced plans
by three key big pharmas to alter their therapeutic RNAi efforts raised red flags for many industry watchers, many alliances for the gene-silencing technology remain ongoing.

Among these is a deal between Dicerna Pharmaceuticals and Japan's Kyowa Hakko Kirin, announced this week, that expands their drug-development partnership to include work in immunologic and inflammatory diseases.

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