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Odyssey Thera Announces Collaboration With Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation, and Issuance of Core Patent in Japan
Date:5/15/2009

SAN RAMON, Calif., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Odyssey Thera, Inc. announced today the initiation of a collaboration with leading Japanese pharmaceutical company Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation. The alliance involves the analysis of drug candidates from a number of Mitsubishi Tanabe preclinical programs. Odyssey also announced the issuance of Japanese patent number JP 4262778, entitled "Protein fragment complementation assays for the detection of biological or drug interactions."

"We look forward to applying our patented human cell analysis technologies and proprietary drug profiling strategies to enhance Mitsubishi Tanabe's promising drug discovery programs," said Dr. John Westwick, President and CEO of Odyssey Thera. "Our partnership with Mitsubishi Tanabe, and the issuance of our Japanese patent, reflect our objective of making our unique knowledge base and enabling technologies available to quality partners around the globe."

Odyssey Thera will apply its patented Protein-fragment Complementation Assay (PCA), proprietary High Context Screening infrastructure, unique institutional knowledge, and state-of-the-art data analysis strategies in the collaboration to yield valuable insights related to drug selectivity, safety, and mechanisms of action. Financial terms of the collaboration were not disclosed.

About Odyssey Thera

Odyssey Thera, Inc. is a drug discovery company committed to identifying novel drug candidates for oncology and other chronic diseases. Odyssey Thera's live cell, pathway-based approach centers on its proprietary Protein-fragment Complementation Assay (PCA) technology and unique High Context Screening platform. Using these capabilities, Odyssey scientists have gained unique knowledge regarding cellular pathways and drug mechanisms. Odyssey's highly experienced team is using these capabilities to mine cellular systems and discover novel drug candidates for internal program
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