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Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Acquires Hermes Biosciences, Inc.
Date:12/7/2009

is.href );" target="_blank" title="MM-121">MM-121, a first-in-class ErbB3 antagonist, and MM-111, a bispecific antibody targeting ErbB2 and ErbB3. Both candidates are in Phase 1 development and are expected to enter Phase 2 in 2010.

Hermes was founded in 1998 by a group of leading cancer physicians and scientists at the University of California, San Francisco, to develop lipidic nano-carriers to allow for targeted delivery of small molecule drugs, including chemotherapies, with the goal of improving cancer treatment safety and efficacy. Hermes’ lead candidate, MM-398, is a nanoliposomal formulation of CPT-11 that is currently in Phase 2 trials with a partner for multiple cancer indications (under the designation of PEP02). Merrimack expects to initiate clinical development with the next Hermes product candidate, MM-302, an antibody-targeted lipidic nano-carrier for cancer therapy, in 2010. Merrimack is privately-held and based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

About Merrimack
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel treatments for cancer and autoimmune disease. Its first two oncology pipeline candidates, MM-121 and MM-111, are currently in clinical development. MM-121 and MM-111 are investigational drugs and have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or any international regulatory agency. The company’s proprietary Network Biology discovery platform, developed with the help of leading scientists from MIT and Harvard, enables the high-throughput profiling of protein networks as a basis for improved validation, lead identification and speed in the development of innovative, effective and w
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