Clinical Data, Inc. Announces Collaboration with CombinatoRx, Incorporated for the Development of Novel B-Cell Cancer Therapy
NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clinical Data, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLDA), today announced a collaboration and licensing agreement with CombinatoRx, Inc. to develop an adenosine A2A agonist compound in a combination therapy for the treatment of multiple myeloma, and other B-cell cancers. Under the agreement, Clinical Data licensed its highly selective adenosine A2A agonist, ATL313, to CombinatoRx in exchange for the potential to receive up to $252 million in clinical, regulatory and commercial milestones, as well as royalties on product sales. Clinical Data also retains a co-development option, which is exercisable after review of any Phase IIa study results.