VEGF Trap undergoing global development

Leverkusen, Germany, and Tarrytown, NY-Bayer Healthcare and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. have entered into a collaboration agreement for the global development of the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) Trap for possible treatment of the neovascular form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic eye diseases, and other eye diseases and disorders.