Servier Exercises Exclusive Worldwide Licensing Option With Cellectis For UCART19, An Allogeneic CAR-T Cell Therapy For Hematological Malignancies

NEW YORK & SURESNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Cellectis (Alternext:ALCLS; Nasdaq:CLLS) and Servier today announced that they signed an amendment to their existing collaboration agreement from February 2014 especially for UCART19, a TALENĀ® gene-edited allogeneic Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell (CAR-T) immunotherapy. Under this amendment, Servier early exercises its option to acquire the exclusive worldwide rights to further develop and commercialize UCART19, which is about to enter Phase 1 development for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).

In addition, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Servier have entered into an exclusive global license and collaboration agreement to co-develop and commercialize UCART19.

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