Merck advances R&D strategy through unique development model with Avillion for Anti IL-17 A/F Nanobody

Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced a development agreement with Avillion, a UK-based company focused on increasing R&D output through innovative models, for anti IL-17 A/F Nanobody®. Merck’s Anti IL-17 A/F Nanobody® is an investigational therapy which has completed Phase I development, and is expected to begin Phase II in plaque psoriasis in 2017. http://www.worldpharmanews.com/merckgroup/3878-merck-advances-r-d-strategy-through-unique-development-model-with-avillion-for-anti-il-17-a-f-nanobody