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AZ pays $100mm up front for rights to Rigel's RA candidate; rights later returned

Executive Summary

AstraZeneca PLC will pay $100mm up front for exclusive worldwide development, manufacturing, and commercialization rights to Rigel's (small molecules for inflammation, autoimmune diseases, and metabolic conditions) fostamatinib (R788), a spleen tyrosine kinase (Syk) inhibitor that has completed Phase II trials for rheumatoid arthritis in patients who have not responded to prior drug therapies.
Deal Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
Deal Status
  • Terminated
Deal Type
  • Alliance
    • Includes Royalty or Profit Split Information
    • R&D and Marketing (Licensing)

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