Furiex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Closing of Priligy® Asset Transfer and License Agreements
Published: Jul 31, 2012
MORRISVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Furiex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: FURX) today announced it has completed the closings under the previously announced Asset Transfer Agreement with ALZA Corporation and Janssen Pharmaceutica, NV (Janssen) for worldwide Priligy® product rights and the License Agreement with Menarini Group for Priligy commercialization in Europe, most of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. Currently, Priligy is marketed for on-demand treatment of premature ejaculation in 15 countries in Europe, Asia and Latin America, and it is approved for that indication in 50 countries worldwide.