Japan Technology Group: Call for Research Proposals – IMMUNOLOGY area

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Description

A large pharmaceutical company is currently seeking partner to collaborate in the immunology area. Researches or technologies must have patent applications which have not yet been published.

Technical specification:

Priority levels: High

  • Antibody drugs which has a substance patent application for the active ingredient or a pharmaceutical patent application (therapeutic agent) for the use of the active ingredient

Priority levels: Low

  • Small-molecular compounds (including peptides, but not including natural compounds or peptide vaccines) or protein drugs (not antibody drug) which has a substance patent application for the active ingredient or a pharmaceutical patent (therapeutic agent) application for the use of the active ingredient

Target disorder:

  • Autoimmune disorder (atopic dermatitis, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis and others)

Requirements:

  • Research or technology which has a substance patent application for the active ingredient or a pharmaceutical patent application (therapeutic agent) for the use of the active ingredient, or an unpublished research or innovation involving a novelty and/or an inventive step
  • Research or technology which allows collaboration with the pharmaceutical company in the future such as collaborative research and licensing.
  • It is desirable to clarify the mechanism of action.

Responding to this request:

  • By submitting a Response you represent that the Response does not and will not be deemed to contain any confidential information of any kind whatsoever.
  • Your Response should be an executive summary (free format, within 5 pages, including figures and tables) in English.

Proposals preferably include the following items:

  • Overview of the technologies
  • Possible applications and competitive advantage
  • Development status
  • Development plan (if available)
  • Target molecule and mechanism of action (desirable)
  • Overview of the organization and prior results
  • Desired collaboration type (if any)

Application method, period, inquiry:

JTG will provide a feedback for all applicants by 31st October 2017 by e-mail

Contact Information

Hema Prabhu
Contracts Assistant
innovations.partnerships@utoronto.ca | (416) 978-5557

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