Date: 23-Aug-2019

Innovent to develop & commercialize a novel diabetes medicine in China

Innovent Biologics, Inc., a world-class biopharmaceutical company that develops and commercializes high-quality medicines, has announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) for the development and potential commercialization of oxyntomodulin analogue, OXM3, in China. OXM3 is a dual GLP-1 and glucagon receptor agonist that will enter China as a potential best-in-class, mid-stage clinical development diabetes compound. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed