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HitGen Collaborates with Kymera to Identify Protein Degradation Targets

23:24 EST 15 Jan 2020 | ChinaBio Today

HitGen, a Chengdu drug discovery company, will collaborate with Kymera Therapeutics of Cambridge, MA to identify small molecule leads for Kymera targets. Kymera is developing drug candidates that cause protein degradation to treat disease. Its goal is use the body’s innate protein recycling machinery to degrade dysregulated, disease-causing proteins. HitGen will apply its DNA-encoded libraries (DEL) to discover compounds that bind to Kymera targets. Kymera will own the rights to the compounds. HitGen will receive an undisclosed upfront payment from Kymera and be eligible for milestone payments. More details....

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