Apr 01, 2019
Garo Armen And Audacity At Agenus
What motivates a biopharma executive — a company founder, chair, CEO, or any other leader in the organization? In many industries and lines of business, where the sale of goods paves the simplest path to wealth, the prospect of great riches may be the only incentive needed.
Jan 30, 2019
Finance Watch: Bitcoin For Biopharma? Agenus Gives BEST A Shot
Investors in a February Biotech Electronic Security Token (BEST) offering will be able to put their money behind a single Agenus asset – the PD-1 inhibitor AGEN2034. Also, financial and strategic updates from Gossamer, Aduro, Novo's REPAIR Impact Fund and more.
Jan 29, 2019
Agenus touts blockchain tech to roll out new ‘digital security’ for its PD-1, but will it work?
Beset with setbacks, a once cash-poor Agenus had something to cheer late last year when behemoth Gilead signed on as a partner on up to five of its immuno-oncology programs. On Tuesday, the biotech offered investors an intriguing proposal: fund the development of a single drug, while preserving shareholder equity.
Dec 20, 2018
Lexington biotech Agenus signs drug development deal with Gilead
Agenus has signed a deal with California-based Gilead Sciences that will pay the Lexington biotech $150 million to help develop and market up to five drugs to treat cancer by taking advantage of the body’s own immune system.