AZ to fully acquire Caelum

Wednesday 29 September 2021

United Kingdom

AstraZeneca Plc has exercised an option to take full ownership of Caelum Biosciences Inc, a US company with a product in Phase 3 for the treatment of amyloid light-chain (AL) amyloidosis. AL amyloidosis is a rare disease in which misfolded amyloid proteins build up in organs throughout the body, including the heart and kidneys.