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Shanghai ChemPartner and ELARA Pharmaceuticals Expand Drug Discovery Collaboration to a New Level
Date:8/4/2009

SHANGHAI, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shanghai ChemPartner Co., Ltd., (ChemPartner) a wholly owned subsidiary of ShangPharma Corporation, announced today that it has moved its drug discovery collaboration with ELARA Pharmaceuticals to a new level. ChemPartner will provide fully integrated services in the areas of DMPK, pharmacology and toxicology for ELARA's lead oncology programs. Members of the joint project team from both sides will work closely together to design and execute a drug screening cascade.

"This new relationship is a natural result of the high quality services provided by ChemPartner," commented Dr. Joe Lewis, CEO and a founder of ELARA Pharmaceuticals. "The discovery support from ChemPartner helped our Hypoxia Signaling inhibitor program to move from academic discovery stage to early proof of concept. This led to a successful spin off from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany. Our new integrated relationship will enable ELARA to further leverage ChemPartner's strong R&D capabilities from discovery to early development phase. We anticipate a stronger strategic partnership down the road as our program progresses."

"We are very pleased to see that our services helped ELARA turn innovative research at a renowned academic institution into a venture funded drug discovery company," said Michael Hui, founder and CEO of ChemPartner. "Our partnership demonstrates the strength of ChemPartner's innovation driven and fully integrated R&D service platform"

About Shanghai ChemPartner

Founded in 2003, Shanghai ChemPartner Company Ltd. (ChemPartner) is one of the leading contract research organizations providing medicinal chemistry, discovery biology, pharmacology, DMPK, toxicology, process R&D, analytical development, formulation and contract manufacturing services to over 80 pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the world. ChemPartner currently has a team of over 1000 scientists including over 80 senior scientific leaders with extensive industry experiences gained from leading global pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

Further information is available at http://www.shangpharma.com .

About ELARA Pharmaceuticals

ELARA Pharmaceuticals is a spin-off of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, and was founded to translate basic research findings into novel cancer treatments.

The company is developing a portfolio of highly-potent orally-available inhibitors of the hypoxia signalling pathway. The lead compound shows an excellent in vivo profile and is expected to move into formal preclinical development this year.

Further information is available at http://www.elarapharma.com .


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