Takeda takes a swing at RNA small molecules with discovery pact for multiple potential Evotec programs
Heartened by an FDA approval for Roche’s Evrysdi last year as the first small molecule modulator for RNA, the rest of biopharma is looking to place their bets in the promising field. No stranger to early-stage discovery deals, Takeda has now iced a pact with a German player to chase the first small molecule ligand for RNA.
Germany-based Evotec will team up with Takeda to discover and develop RNA targets ripe for small molecule therapeutics, the company announced Monday.
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