Aegera Therapeutics Closes CDN$7 Million Financing
"Investment Québec's loan is an extremely attractive loan facility with favourable terms and conditions. It represents a very interesting alternative to more dilutive equity funding and will strengthen our balance sheet, as we approach the reporting of key Phase 2 clinical data from two of our three clinical programs in 2010," declared
About Aegera Therapeutics Inc.
Aegera Therapeutics is focused on developing targeted therapeutics to address major unmet medical needs. AEG35156 (oncology) and AEG33773 (diabetic neuropathic pain) are both in randomized Phase 2 clinical trials and AEG40826/HGS1029 is currently in a Phase 1 oncology trial in collaboration with our development partner Human Genome Sciences (NASDAQ: HGSI). Additional program details can be accessed at www.aegera.com or by contacting us directly.
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