Bavarian Nordic’s Sale of Priority Review Voucher Receives Antitrust Clearance
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, January 22, 2020 – Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) today announced that the sale of its Priority Review Voucher (PRV) has received antitrust clearance. The transaction, which was announced on December 17, 2019 will now proceed towards closing, expected by end of January 2020.
For more information about the PRV sale, see company announcement no. 27/2019.
About Bavarian Nordic
Bavarian Nordic is a fully integrated biotechnology company focused on the development, manufacture and commercialization of life-saving vaccines. We are a global leader in smallpox vaccines and has been a long-term supplier to the U.S. Strategic National Stockpile of a non-replicating smallpox vaccine, which has been approved by the FDA, also for the protection against monkeypox. Our commercial product portfolio furthermore contains market-leading vaccines against rabies and tick-borne encephalitis. Using our live virus vaccine platform technology, MVA-BN®, we have created a diverse portfolio of proprietary and partnered product candidates designed to save and improve lives by unlocking the power of the immune system, including an investigational Ebola vaccine, licensed to Janssen. For more information visit www.bavarian-nordic.com.
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Rolf Sass Sørensen
Vice President Investor Relations (EU)
Tel: +45 61 77 47 43
Graham Morrell, Paddock Circle Advisors (US)
Tel: +1 781 686 9600
Company Announcement no. 03 / 2020