- Teaming up to partner Aspireo's Somatoprim (DG3173)
ABOUT EVOTEC AGEvotec is a drug discovery alliance and development partnership company focused on rapidly progressing innovative product approaches with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. We operate worldwide providing the highest quality stand-alone and integrated drug discovery solutions, covering all activities from target-to-clinic. The Company has established a unique position by assembling top-class scientific experts and integrating state-of-the-art technologies as well as substantial experience and expertise in key therapeutic areas including neuroscience, pain, metabolic diseases as well as oncology and inflammation. Evotec has long-term discovery alliances with partners including Boehringer Ingelheim, CHDI, Genentech, Janssen, Medimmune/Astra Zeneca, and Ono Pharmaceutical. In addition, the Company has existing development partnerships and product candidates both in clinical and pre-clinical development. These include partnerships with Boehringer Ingelheim, MedImmune and Andromeda (Teva) in the field of diabetes, and with Roche in the field of Alzheimer's disease. For additional information please go to www.evotec.com . ABOUT ASPIREO Aspireo Pharmaceuticals Ltd is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of a novel somatostatin analogue (SSA) for the treatment of diseases resulting from hormone-active tumours, such as Acromegaly, neuroendocrine and gastroenteropancreatic tumours, Cushing's Disease and Diabetic Retinopathy. Aspireo's sole development compound is Somatoprim (DG3173), a novel and proprietary somatostatin analogue that is based on a novel amino acid composition and a unique backbone cyclisation technology used for stabilisation of the peptide. Aspireo is an Israeli company that was established in 2010 by TVM Capital as a Project Focused Company (PFC). For additional information please go to www.aspireopharma.com . FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS — Information set forth in this press release contains forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties. The forward-looking statements contained herein represent the judgement of Evotec as of the date of this report. Such forward-looking statements are neither promises nor guarantees, but are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control, and which could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated in these forward-looking statements. We expressly disclaim any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any such statements to reflect any change in our expectations or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based.
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