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VERAXA Biotech AG acquires Synimmune GmbH

29 décembre 2023 – VERAXA Biotech AG, a pioneering company in the development of superior antibody-based cancer therapies, has acquired Synimmune GmbH and its innovative Phase I antibody (FLYSYN) for the treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). This marks a major milestone in the company's history and with the expansion of VERAXA’s cancer pipeline it is hope for patients battling AML - one of the most common types of acute leukemia in adults.

Walder Wyss advised VERAXA Biotech AG as legal counsel on the transaction. The team was led by Christian Hagen (Corporate/M&A, Managing Associate) and Marius Breier (Tax, Partner), and further included Katja Schott-Morgenroth (Corporate/M&A, Partner), Suan Jung (Corporate/M&A, Trainee Lawyer) and Nicolas Bopp (Tax, Associate).