TOTAL: $60.7M
Year to Date: $999.35M
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Bavarian Nordic A/S (Denmark; CSE:BAVA)Department of Health and Human Services$25Milestone paymentThe payment is being awarded as part of a contract to manufacture and deliver 20M doses of Imvamune smallpox vaccine (11/29)
Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (NYSE:EBS)Department of Health and Human Services$8.8Milestone paymentFor the completion of a human study to support the expansion of BioThrax in post-exposure prophylaxis in people exposed to anthrax (11/5)
Epix Pharmaceuticals Inc. (EPIX)GlaxoSmithKline plc (UK)$3Milestone paymentEpix achieved the milestone related to the second of three discovery programs; it identified three lead candidates in a second G-protein coupled receptor discovery program (11/6)
Exelixis Inc. (EXEL)Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.$5Milestone paymentFor the acceptance of an investigational new drug application or foreign equivalent for a compound discovered and developed under the firms' liver X receptor collaboration (11/29)
Gene Logic Inc. (GLGC)Pfizer Inc.NDMilestone paymentGene Logic received the payment for work on a patent application; it is working to find new therapeutic applications for drug candidates no longer in active development (11/20)
Pharmacopeia (PCOP)GlaxoSmithKline plc(UK)$1Milestone paymentPharmacopeia received the payment for the identification of two lead compounds to treat respiratory disease and inflammatory pain (11/27)
Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc. (RIGL)Merck Serono SA (Germany)$3Milestone paymentFor Merck Serono's exercise of an option to pick up Japanese rights to Rigel's Aurora kinase inhibitors (11/14)
Vectura Group plc (UK; LSE:VEC)Boehringer Ingelheim (Germany)€10 ($14.9)Milestone paymentThe payment is related to a collaboration on the development of a multidose dry powder inhaler for use in the treatment of respiratory diseases; Boeheringer also is making an equity investment in Vectura of €5M for 3.6M shares (11/28**)
Viropro International Inc. (unit of Viropro Inc.; Canada; OTC BB:VPRO)Intas Biopharma-ceuticals Ltd. (India)NDMilestone paymentViropro received the payment as part of its contract related to the development and production of an undisclosed therapeutic protein (11/29)

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# Unless otherwise indicated, shares are traded on the Nasdaq exchange.* Private company. Currency conversions are based on exchange rates at the time of the deal. ND = Not disclosed. CSE = Copenhagen Stock Exchange; LSE = London Stock Exchange; NYSE = New York Stock Exchange; OTC BB = Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board.

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