Curis

Curis, Aurigene collaborate for immuno-oncology and precision oncology targets

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Curis, a Lexington, Mass.-based biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative drug candidates for the treatment of human cancers, and Aurigene Discovery Technologies, a Bangalore, India-based, specialized, discovery stage biotechnology company developing novel therapies to treat cancer and inflammatory diseases, have entered into an exclusive collaboration agreement focused on immuno-oncology and selected precision oncology targets.

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Curis licensed IAP inhibitor GDC-0917 from Genentech

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Curis, a Lexington, Mass.-based drug development company focused on targeted small molecule drug candidates for cancer treatment, has licensed from San Francisco-based Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, exclusive worldwide rights for the development and commercialization of GDC-0917, a small molecule that is designed to promote cancer cell death by antagonizing inhibitor of apoptosis (IAP) proteins.

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Positive results for Curis phase II trial

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Curis, a drug development company focusing on next-generation targeted small molecule drug candidates for cancer treatment, announced a positive outcome from a pivotal phase II clinical trial conducted by Roche and Genentech, Curis’ collaborator and a wholly-owned member of the Roche Group, of GDC-0449, a first-in-class hedgehog pathway inhibitor, in patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma (BCC).

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