Shionogi Co., Ltd. and F2G Enter Strategic Collaboration to Develop and Commercialize the New Antifungal Agent Olorofim in Europe and Asia

  • Shionogi to conduct clinical trials, subsequent registration, and commercialization of olorofim for invasive aspergillosis (IA) in Europe and Asia
  • F2G to receive upfront payment of $100m and share development costs
  • F2G will also be eligible for additional regulatory and commercial milestones of up to $380m, as well as double-digit royalties on net sales

OSAKA, Japan, and MANCHESTER, UK, May 16, 2022 – Shionogi & Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Osaka, Japan; President and CEO: Isao Teshirogi, Ph.D.; hereafter “Shionogi”) and F2G Ltd.(Head Office: Manchester, UK; CEO: Francesco Maria Lavino; hereafter “F2G”)today announced that they have entered a strategic collaboration to develop and commercialize the new antifungal agent olorofim for invasive fungal infections in Europe and Asia.

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