|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2018
|Collaboration Agreement [Abstract]|
On August 16, 2018, the Company entered into a clinical trial collaboration and supply agreement (the “Collaboration Agreement”) with Merck Sharp & Dohme B.V. (“Merck”) to conduct a Phase 2 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the combination of RX-5902 with Merck’s anti-PD‑1 therapy, KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab), in patients with metastatic triple negative breast cancer (TNBC). Under the terms of the Collaboration Agreement, the Company will sponsor the clinical trial and Merck will supply the Company with KEYTRUDA for use in the trial at no cost to the Company. The Collaboration Agreement provides that the Company and Merck will jointly own clinical data generated from the clinical trial.
The entire disclosure for collaborative arrangements in which the entity is a participant, including a) information about the nature and purpose of such arrangements; b) its rights and obligations thereunder; c) the accounting policy for collaborative arrangements; and d) the income statement classification and amounts attributable to transactions arising from the collaborative arrangement between participants.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef