Targeted Genetics Seeks Merger

11/12/10

Targeted Genetics, the Seattle-based gene therapy company that has struggled to survive the past two years, said today it has agreed to merge with London-based Biocontrol. The deal seeks to combine Biocontrol’s science with Targeted Genetics’ technology for using adeno-associated viruses to deliver gene therapies inside cells. The deal must be approved by Biocontrol shareholders.

By posting a comment, you agree to our terms and conditions.