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Agensys Company Profile

17:30 EDT 21st September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Agensys, Inc. is developing a pipeline of therapeutic fully human monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) to treat solid tumor cancers based on its own proprietary targets. The Company has discovered and validated a rich portfolio of novel, clinically relevant cancer targets to 14 different cancer types that have been carefully selected to enable development of new effective therapeutics with fewer and less severe side effects. All of Agensys' cancer targets must meet the following criteria: (1) a novel molecule and/or a novel utility in cancer; (2) expression in a significant percentage of patients' specimens; (3) limited expression in normal vital tissues; and (4) structural and functional features suitable for therapeutic intervention. The Company is generating fully human antibodies to multiple targets from its portfolio, including those directed to prostate, kidney, bladder, colon, lung, ovary and pancreatic cancers. The Company's portfolio also contains multiple validated targets for small molecule and vaccine products that it intends to develop through partnerships with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

Location

1545 17th Street
Santa Monica
California
90404
United States of America

Contact

Phone: (310) 820-8029
Fax: (310) 820-8489
Email: info@agensys.com


News Articles [5 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Astellas Shutting Agensys Research Operations, Axing 220 Employees in Retreat from ADCs

Astellas Pharma said today it will shutter its Agensys research operations in Santa Monica, CA, and reduce its antibody–drug conjugate (ADC) focus, a decade after the Japanese drug developer bought ...

Astellas to wind-down Agensys research operations

Astellas Pharma says it is winding down its Agensys research operations in Santa Monica, California,…

220 Employees Chopped as Astellas Winds Down SoCal's Agensys, Inc.

Astellas Takes a $387 Million+ Loss as It Shuts Down SoCal's Agensys, Inc.

Astellas Announces Wind-Down of Agensys Research Operations

TOKYO, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Yoshihiko Hatanaka, "Astellas") announced today that it is winding down its Agensys research operations in...

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