Lilly and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Announce Research Collaboration
"Working together is the most powerful approach in fighting cancer," said
Per the agreement, over the course of three years Dana-Farber will provide research and development expertise for a number of early-stage Lilly oncology compounds. Dana-Farber researchers and Lilly scientists will work collaboratively on preclinical and clinical studies, molecular studies of patient samples and the design and conduct of clinical trials, which may result in important advances in the science of cancer care. The agreement also allows Dana-Farber scientists to conduct independent studies on select Lilly compounds. Following research conducted at Dana-Farber, the evaluated compounds will still be fully owned by Lilly. Financial terms of the agreement are not being disclosed.
"This is a new kind of collaboration between a comprehensive cancer center and a large pharmaceutical company," said
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