Cognis Licenses Active Ingredient for Weight Management from InterMed Discovery  
10/21/2008 9:53:00 AM

Düsseldorf / Dortmund, Germany, October 14th, 2008 – Cognis, a worldwide supplier of innovative specialty chemicals and nutritional ingredients, and InterMed Discovery (IMD), an emerging world class natural product lead-discovery company, today announced that Cognis has exclusively licensed an anti-obesity product candidate from InterMed Discovery’s advanced discovery pipeline of functional food ingredients. This transaction is the first to follow the cooperation agreement signed by the two companies in March this year.