Hikma, GP Pharm sign license supply agreement Lutrate1 month

Hikma, GP Pharm sign license and supply agreement for Lutrate1 month

7:21 AM, 25th October 2012
Hikma, GP Pharm sign license and supply agreement for Lutrate1 month

LONDON, UK: Hikma Pharmaceuticals signed a license and supply agreement for the registration and marketing of Lutrate1 month, GP Pharm’s leading anti-cancer compound, for the Middle East and North Africa. Lutrate1 month (leuprolide acetate 3.75 mg) is a hormonal androgen deprivation therapy to prevent tumor growth in patients with advanced prostate cancer.

Hikma will have the licensing rights to register, market and distribute Lutrate1 month in 23 countries across Middle East and North Africa. Hikma will also become the partner of choice in the Middle East and North Africa for GP Pharm’s pipeline of oncology products.

“Hikma is committed to improving the treatment of cancer in the region through the development of our oncology product portfolio. We are pleased to be licensing this innovative injectable treatment, which has excellent potential and complements our portfolio and pipeline. It is in line with Hikma’s aim to deliver a reliable supply of high quality pharmaceutical products to Middle East and North Africa that reduce patients’ dependency on a single source for treatment,” said Mazen Darwazah, Chairman and CEO for Middle East and North Africa, Hikma.

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