Wednesday, Aug 25, 1982

Genentech Announces Possible Research And Development Partnership

South San Francisco, Calif. -- August 25, 1982 --

Genentech announced today that it has entered into preliminary discussions concerning a possible Research and Development Partnership for approximately $50 million, to be placed privately during the next six months. The Partnership would sponsor development and clinical research on Human Growth Hormone and Gamma Interferon.

The Company's headquarters are located at 460 Point San Bruno Blvd., South San Francisco, California.

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