Product Code: CP2057
‘The Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019 report’ provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the preclinical stage partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare.
‘The Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019 report’ provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how, why and what terms companies enter preclinical stage partnering deals. These deals tend to be multicomponent, starting with collaborative R&D, and commercialization of outcomes.
This report provides details of the latest preclinical agreements announced in the healthcare sector.
Understanding the flexibility of a prospective partner's negotiated deals terms provides critical insight into the negotiation process in terms of what you can expect to achieve during the negotiation of terms. Whilst many smaller companies will be seeking details of the payments clauses, the devil is in the detail in terms of how payments are triggered - contract documents provide this insight where press releases and databases do not.
This report contains a comprehensive listing of over 1,200 preclinical stage partnering deals announced since 2014 including financial terms, where available, including links to online deal records of actual preclinical partnering deals as disclosed by the deal parties. In addition, where available, records include contract documents as submitted to the Securities Exchange Commission by companies and their partners.
Contract documents provide the answers to numerous questions about a prospective partner's flexibility on a wide range of important issues, many of which will have a significant impact on each party's ability to derive value from the deal.
The initial chapters of this report provide an orientation of preclinical stage deal making and business activities. Chapter 1 provides an introduction to the report, whilst chapter 2 provides an overview of why companies partner preclinical stage compounds/products.
Chapter 3 provides an overview of preclinical stage deals strategy and deal structure including numerous case studies. Chapter 4 provides an overview of the various payment strategies used in preclinical stage deals.
Chapter 5 provides a review of preclinical stage deal making since 2014. Deals activity is reviewed by year, stage of development at signing, therapeutic area, technology type, as well as most active dealmakers.
Chapter 6 provides a detailed analysis of preclinical stage payment terms including headline, upfront, milestone and royalty rates.
Chapter 7 provides a review of the leading preclinical stage deal by headline value. Each deal title links via Current Agreements deals and alliances database to an online version of the full deal record, and where available, the actual contract document, providing easy access to each deal record on demand.
Chapter 8 provides a comprehensive listing of the top 25 most active preclinical stage dealmaker companies. Each deal title links via Current Agreements deals and alliances database to an online version of the full deal record, and where available, the actual contract document, providing easy access to each deal record on demand.
Chapter 9 provides a comprehensive and detailed review of preclinical stage partnering deals signed and announced since 2014, where a contract document is available in the public domain.
Chapter 10 provides a comprehensive directory of preclinical stage partnering deals since 2014.
The report includes deals announced by hundreds of life science companies including big pharma such as Abbott, Abbvie, Actavis, Amgen, Astellas, AstraZeneca, Baxter, Bayer, Biogen Idec, BMS, Celgene, Eisai, Eli Lilly, Gilead, GSK, J&J, Kyowa Hakko, Merck, Mitsubishi, Mylan, Novartis, Pfizer, Roche, Sanofi, Shire, Takeda, Teva, and Valeant, amongst many others.
The report also includes numerous tables and figures that illustrate the trends and activities in preclinical stage partnering and deal making since 2014.
In addition, a comprehensive appendix of all preclinical deals since 2014 is provided organized by partnering company A-Z, deal type, therapy focus and technology type. Each deal title links via Weblink to an online version of the deal record and where available, the contract document, providing easy access to each contract document on demand.
In conclusion, this report provides everything a prospective dealmaker needs to know about partnering in the research, development and commercialization of preclinical stage products and compounds.
‘Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019’ provides the reader with the following key benefits:
- In-depth understanding of preclinical stage deal trends since 2014
- Access to headline, upfront, milestone and royalty data
- Analysis of the structure of preclinical stage agreements with numerous real life case studies
- Insight into the terms included in a preclinical stage agreement, together with real world clause examples
- Understand the key deal terms companies have agreed in previous deals
- Undertake due diligence to assess suitability of your proposed deal terms for partner companies
‘Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019’ is intended to provide the reader with an in-depth understanding and access to preclinical stage deal trends and structure of deals entered into by leading companies worldwide.
‘Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019’ includes:
- Trends in preclinical stage dealmaking in the biopharma industry since 2014
- Analysis of preclinical stage deal structure
- Access to headline, upfront, milestone and royalty data
- Case studies of real-life preclinical stage deals
- Access to over 1,200 preclinical stage deals
- The leading preclinical stage deals by value since 2014
- Most active preclinical stage dealmakers since 2014
- The leading preclinical stage partnering resources
In ‘Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019’, the available contracts are listed by:
- Company A-Z
- Headline value
- Stage of development at signing
- Deal type
- Specific therapy target
Each deal title links via Weblink to an online version of the deal record and where available, the contract document, providing easy access to each contract document on demand.
‘The Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2014-2019 report’ provides comprehensive access to available deals and contract documents for over 1,200 preclinical stage deals. Analyzing actual contract agreements allows assessment of the following:
- What are the precise rights granted or optioned?
- What is actually granted by the agreement to the partner company?
- What exclusivity is granted?
- What is the payment structure for the deal?
- How aresalesand payments audited?
- How are the key terms of the agreement defined?
- How are IPRs handled and owned?
- Who is responsible for commercialization?
- Who is responsible for development, supply, and manufacture?
- How is confidentiality and publication managed?
- How are disputes to be resolved?
- Under what conditions can the deal be terminated?
- What happens when there is a change of ownership?
- What sublicensing and subcontracting provisions have been agreed?
- Which boilerplate clauses does the company insist upon?
- Which boilerplate clauses appear to differ from partner to partner or deal type to deal type?
- Which jurisdiction does the company insist upon for agreement law?
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - Why do companies partner clinical stage compounds?
- 2.1. Introduction
- 2.2. The role of clinical stage partnering
- 2.2.1. In-licensing at clinical stage
- 2.2.2. Out-licensing at clinical stage
- 2.3. Difference between phase I, II and III stage deals
- 2.4. Reasons for entering into clinical stage partnering deals
- 2.4.1. Licensors reasons for entering clinical stage deals
- 2.4.2. Licensees reasons for entering clinical stage deals
- 2.5. The future of clinical stage partnering deals
Chapter 3 - Clinical stage deal strategies and structure
- 3.1. Introduction
- 3.2. At what stage do companies partner?
- 3.2.1. Partnering early in pharmaceutical/biotech
- 126.96.36.199. Discovery and preclinical stage partnering case studies
- 188.8.131.52.a. Case study: LEO Pharma - 4SC
- 184.108.40.206.b. Case study: Heptares Therapeutics - Cubist
- 220.127.116.11.c. Case study: Incyte - Agenus Bio
- 18.104.22.168.d. Case study: Janssen Pharmaceutical - Evotec
- 3.2.2. Partnering later in pharmaceutical/biotech
- 22.214.171.124. Clinical stage partnering case studies
- 126.96.36.199.a. Case study: Servier - GeNeuro
- 188.8.131.52.b. Case study: Teva - Xenon Pharmaceuticals
- 184.108.40.206.c. Case study: AstraZeneca - Ardelyx
- 220.127.116.11.d. Case study: Baxter - Onconova Therapeutics
- 3.3. Early and later stage partnering - a risk/cost comparison
- 3.4. What do companies spend on clinical stage partnering?
- 3.5. Pure versus multi-component partnering deals
- 3.6. Pure licensing agreement structure
- 3.6.1. Example pure licensing agreements
- 3.6.1.a. Case study : Argos Therapeutics - Medinet
- 3.6.1.b. Case study : Pfizer - GlycoMimetics
- 3.7. Multicomponent clinical stage partnering agreements
- 3.7.1. Example multicomponent clinical stage clauses
- 3.7.1.a. Case study: Gilead Sciences - GlobeImmune
Chapter 4 - Clinical stage partnering payment strategies
- 4.1. Introduction
- 4.2. Clinical stage payment strategies
- 4.3. Payment options
- 4.3.1. Headline values
- 4.3.2. Upfront payments
- 18.104.22.168. Conditionality of upfront payments
- 4.3.3. Loans
- 4.3.4. Convertible loans
- 4.3.5. Equity
- 4.3.6. R&D funding
- 4.3.7. Licensing fees
- 4.3.8. Milestone payments
- 4.3.9. Royalty payments
- 22.214.171.124. Issues affecting royalty rates
- 126.96.36.199. Royalties on combination products
- 188.8.131.52.a. Case study: Scripps Research Institute-Cyanotech
- 184.108.40.206. Guaranteed minimum/maximum annual payments
- 220.127.116.11. Royalty stacking
- 18.104.22.168. Royalties and supply/purchase contracts
- 4.3.10. Quids
- 4.3.11. Option payments
Chapter 5 - Trends in clinical stage deal making
- 5.1. Introduction
- 5.2. Clinical stage partnering over the years
- 5.2.1. Trends in phase I deals since 2014
- 22.214.171.124. Attributes of phase I deals
- 5.2.2. Trends in phase II deals since 2014
- 126.96.36.199. Attributes of phase II deals
- 5.2.3. Trends in phase III deals since 2014
- 188.8.131.52. Attributes of phase III deals
- 5.3. Clinical stage partnering by deal type
- 5.4. Clinical stage partnering by disease type
- 5.5. Partnering by clinical stage technology type
- 5.6. Clinical stage partnering by most active company since 2014
Chapter 6 - Payment terms for clinical stage partnering
- 6.1. Introduction
- 6.2. Guidelines for clinical stage payment terms
- 6.2.1. Upfront payments
- 6.2.2. Milestone payments
- 6.2.3. Royalty payments
- 6.3. Clinical stage payment terms - deal data analysis
- 6.3.1. Public data
- 6.3.2. Survey data
- 6.4. Payment terms analysis
- 6.4.1. Clinical stage partnering headline values
- 6.4.2. Clinical stage deal upfront payments
- 6.4.3. Clinical stage deal milestone payments
- 6.4.4. Clinical stage royalty rates
- 6.5 Clinical stage median financials
- 6.5.1. Clinical stage headline value
- 6.5.2. Clinical stage upfront value
- 6.5.3. Clinical stage milestone value
- 6.5.4. Clinical stage royalty value
Chapter 7 - Leading clinical stage deals
- 7.1. Introduction
- 7.2. Top clinical stage deals by value
Chapter 8 - Top 25 most active clinical stage dealmakers
- 8.1. Introduction
- 8.2. Top 25 most active clinical stage dealmakers
Chapter 9 - Clinical stage partnering contracts directory
- 9.1. Introduction
- 9.2. Clinical stage deals with contracts since 2014
Chapter 10 - Clinical stage deal making by development stage
- 10.1. Introduction
- 10.2. Deals by clinical stage
- Phase I
- Phase II
- Phase III
- Appendix 1 - Clinical stage dealmaking by companies A-Z
- Appendix 2 - Clinical stage dealmaking by industry sector
- Appendix 3 - Clinical stage dealmaking by stage of development
- Appendix 4 - Clinical stage dealmaking by therapy area
- Appendix 5 - Clinical stage dealmaking by technology type
About Wildwood Ventures
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- Current Agreements
- Recent report titles from Current Partnering
Table of figures
- Figure 1: Definition of clinical phases in dealmaking
- Figure 2: Agreements signed by phase of development (2014- 2019), % of all deals
- Figure 3: Components of the pure licensing deal structure
- Figure 4: Payment options for clinical stage partnering deals
- Figure 5: Issues affecting royalty rates
- Figure 6: Clinical stage partnering frequency since 2014
- Figure 7: Phase I clinical stage partnering since 2014
- Figure 8: Phase II clinical stage partnering since 2014
- Figure 9: Phase III clinical stage partnering since 2014
- Figure 10: Clinical stage partnering by deal type since 2014
- Figure 11: Clinical stage partnering by disease type since 2014
- Figure 12: Clinical stage partnering by technology type since 2014
- Figure 13: Top 25 most active clinical stage dealmakers since 2014
- Figure 14: Review of upfront payments for clinical stage deals
- Figure 15: Review of milestone payments for clinical stage deals
- Figure 16: Review of royalty payments for clinical stage deals
- Figure 17: Clinical stage deals with a headline value
- Figure 18: Clinical stage deals with an upfront value
- Figure 19: Clinical stage deals with a milestone value
- Figure 20: Clinical stage deals with a royalty rate value
- Figure 21: Summary median headline value by clinical stage of development since 2014
- Figure 22: Summary median upfront payments by clinical stage of development since 2014
- Figure 23: Summary median milestone payments by stage of development since 2014
- Figure 24: Summary median royalty rate by stage of development since 2014
- Figure 25: Top clinical stage deals by value since 2014
- Figure 26: Most active clinical stage dealmakers since 2014