Amphisbaena

(redirected from Amphivena)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

Amphisbaena

two-headed monster, either scaled like a snake or feathered; one head remains awake while the other sleeps. [Roman Myth.: White]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Privately held Amphivena Therapeutics was founded in 2013.
In addition, under the agreement with Janssen, the latter has obtained the exclusive right to buy Amphivena following IND approval upon pre-negotiated terms and conditions stipulated in the agreement.
Adi Hoess, Affimed AG CEO, will become members of Amphivena's board of directors.