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Unique Collaboration Between TB Alliance and Tibotec To Accelerate Tuberculosis Drug Development
Date:6/17/2009

ptible TB, is of particular concern given the rapid rise in the number of cases throughout the world and the difficulties in treating it. There were an estimated 510,000 incident cases and 130,000 fatalities due to MDR-TB in 2007. The Pacific Health Summit is focusing on MDR-TB at this year's conference because of the growing public health threat it poses.

"We see tremendous potential in this collaboration and in the future of TMC207 as part of a critically-needed new TB regimen," said Dr. Mel Spigelman, TB Alliance President and CEO. "Since the TB Alliance was founded, we have assembled the largest pipeline of new TB drugs in history, but this progress is only possible with the commitment of our partners. Tibotec has tremendous scientific prowess, a commitment to fighting infectious diseases, and is an essential long-term partner in our fight to end one of the greatest epidemics of our time."

Under the terms of the agreement, Tibotec will continue to develop TMC207 for the treatment of MDR-TB, and on approval, will establish an access program to ensure the compound reaches those in developing countries who are in need. The agreement grants the TB Alliance a royalty-free license for the worldwide development and access to TMC207 in the field of drug-susceptible TB. In addition, Tibotec will collaborate with the TB Alliance on a discovery research program to identify new compounds for the treatment of TB. The rights for the newly discovered compounds for the treatment of tuberculosis will belong to the TB Alliance under a royalty free license. Costs for the development of TMC207 will be shared.

"To make a meaningful contribution to the global fight against TB, we knew we had to take a novel approach. Our collaboration with the TB Alliance represents a major step forward in the fight against TB as the two organizations combine their expertise and resources in the quest to make new TB treatments available," said Dr.
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