Adaptimmune expands pipeline

Tuesday 7 March 2023

United Kingdom

Adaptimmune Therapeutics Plc has initiated a merger with a US cell therapy company in order to expand its pipeline and develop therapies for solid tumours. The UK-founded company, which has offices in Oxford and Philadelphia, US, is to combine with TCR2 Therapeutics Inc in an all-share transaction valued at about $103 million. The combined company will be 75% controlled by Adaptimmune shareholders, and 25% by those from TCR2.