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Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Biocon Limited Enter a Global Development and Commercialization Agreement for a Novel Peptide Hybrid
Date:9/10/2009

SAN DIEGO and BANGALORE, India, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN) and Biocon, Limited (NSE: BIOCON) announced today that they have entered into an exclusive agreement to jointly develop, commercialize and manufacture a novel peptide therapeutic for the potential treatment of diabetes. Amylin and Biocon will collaborate to develop the therapeutic potential of the compound and share development costs. Research will center on Amylin's "phybrid" technology. A phybrid is a peptide hybrid molecule that combines the pharmacological effects of two peptide hormones into a single molecular entity.

Under the terms of the Development and Commercialization Agreement, Amylin will provide expertise in peptide hormone development, particularly in the area of phybrid technology, as well as metabolic disease therapeutics. Biocon will utilize its expertise in recombinant microbial expression to manufacture the compound and also leverage its experience in preclinical and clinical development of diabetes products.

"This agreement fully leverages the synergistic capabilities of the two companies," said Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairman and Managing Director, Biocon, Ltd. "Amylin's knowledge of peptide therapeutics and their leadership in the diabetes market, paired with Biocon's capabilities in process development, manufacturing and clinical development, provides this global program with the potential to effectively bring a novel therapy to patients living with diabetes."

"This program could unleash the potential of cutting-edge peptide science to transform the lives of patients with diabetes," said Daniel M. Bradbury, President and Chief Executive Officer, Amylin Pharmaceuticals. "We are pleased to work with Biocon, a biologics
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