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Gilead completes acquisition of MiroBio in $405m cash deal

September 21, 2022


The deal includes MiroBio’s proprietary discovery platform and its entire portfolio of immune inhibitory receptor agonists.

MiroBio’s lead investigational antibody, MB272, is a selective agonist of immune inhibitory receptor B- and T-Lymphocyte Attenuator (BTLA) which is currently in phase 1 clinical trials, with the first patient dosed in early August 2022. The antibody targets T, B and dendritic cells to inhibit or blunt activation and suppress an inflammatory immune response.

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