Stanford, Takeda Pharmaceuticals collaborating on research efforts — 4 insights

Stanford (Calif.) University and Takeda Pharmaceuticals entered into a research-based partnership.

Here's what you should know:

1. Takeda will take Stanford's discoveries and accelerate them into treatments.

2. Through the partnership, Stanford will be able to license out the products for further development. Some Takeda researchers will participate in ongoing research projects.

3. Stanford will retain all intellectual property.

4. Chaitan Khosla, director of Stanford ChEM-H (Chemistry, Engineering, and Medicine for Human Health), will oversee the program. She said in a release, "Stanford [Alliance for Innovative Medicines'] purpose is to accelerate the translation of Stanford’s cutting-edge discoveries into real treatments for human disease."

More articles on quality:
How onboarding reduces patient anxiety — 4 key notes
25 states with the highest ASC hospital transfers and admissions
Are physicians 'annoyed' by empowered patients? 5 thoughts

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2017. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.


Patient Safety Tools & Resources Database

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months