Affymax Entered Pact with Takeda Pharma; Terms Not Disclosed
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A. (TPUSA) and Affymax, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFFY) today announced that Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc. (TPA) has entered into a supply agreement for sourcing and supply of OMONTYS^® (peginesatide) Injection with U.S. Renal Care, Inc. and certain of its affiliates, representing one of the top 10 dialysis providers in the United States (U.S.). OMONTYS is the only once-monthly erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA) for anemia available to the dialysis patient population with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the U.S.
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