Acadia, Stoke Team Up in $60M Deal to Develop RNA-based Therapies

Acadia, Stoke Team Up in $60M Deal to Develop RNA-based Therapies

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Acadia, Stoke Team Up in $60M Deal to Develop RNA-based Therapies

Acadia Pharmaceuticals and Stoke Therapeutics are teaming up to develop and commercialize new RNA-based therapies — using Stoke’s proprietary research platform, TANGO — for the potential treatment of Rett syndrome. As part of the collaboration, Stoke will receive a $60 million upfront payment from Acadia. “Stoke’s RNA-based approach to upregulating healthy proteins offers very exciting new possibilities for the treatment of rare, neurodevelopmental diseases like Rett syndrome,” Steve Davis, CEO of Acadia, said in a…

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