Unilife Announces Bolus Injector Platform Selected by Global Pharmaceutical Company for Use in Multi-Drug Program
Unilife Corporation (NASDAQ: UNIS) today announced that its Precision-Therapy™ platform of bolus injection systems has been selected by a global pharmaceutical company to enter the next stage of collaboration as its preferred choice for long-duration subcutaneous drug delivery.
Unilife has been advised that the global pharmaceutical company (the "Customer") is targeting more than five pipeline injectable drugs for use with the Precision-Therapy platform of bolus injectors (wearable, disposable pumps). The first of these target drugs identified by the Customer is in Phase III clinical trials.
Unilife has recently commenced the initial supply of its Precision-Therapy devices to the Customer. Initial revenues will be generated by Unilife during the current fiscal year as it supports the immediate needs of the Customer under this partnership program.
Unilife expects to enter into a development agreement with the Customer during the current fiscal year to customize Precision-Therapy devices for use in the first target drug's upcoming human clinical trials. Unilife expects the first of these development agreements to generate in excess of $10 million in revenue over an 18