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Altor BioScience Corporation entered into an agreement with Genentech for exclusive, worldwide rights to develop and commercialize a class of antibody-based tissue factor antagonists. Altor plans on initiating a multi-center, Phase II clinical study later this year, using the lead therapeutic antibody known as ALT-836 for the treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome and acute lung injury. Financial terms of the licensing transaction were not disclosed.
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