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Company Overview of Praecis Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Company Overview

As of February 16, 2007, Praecis Pharmaceuticals Inc. was acquired by Glaxosmithkline plc. Praecis Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery and development of novel compounds to address unmet medical needs or improve existing therapies. The company focuses on a drug discovery technology, DirectSelect, which enables the generation and practical use of ultra-large libraries for the discovery of orally active compounds for drug development. The company also focuses its research and development efforts on PPI-2458, an oral compound targeted at the inhibition of the enzyme methionine aminopeptidase type 2, which is in clinical development for cancer indications,...

830 Winter Street

Waltham, MA 02451-1420

United States

Founded in 1993

75 Employees





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