Warp Drive Bio Company Profile

16:05 EDT 21st March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Warp Drive Bio is driving the reemergence of natural products in the era of genomics to create breakthrough treatments that make an important difference in the lives of patients. Built upon the belief that nature is the world’s most powerful medicinal chemist, Warp Drive Bio is deploying a battery of state-of-the-art technologies to access powerful drugs that are now hidden within microbes. Key to the Warp Drive Bio approach is the company’s proprietary “genomic search engine” and customized search queries that enable hidden natural products to be revealed on the basis of their distinctive genomic signature. Launched in 2011 through a groundbreaking strategic partnership with Sanofi and with financing from Third Rock Ventures and Greylock Partners, the company was founded by renowned scientist Dr. Gregory Verdine, along with Dr. George Church and Dr. James Wells. For more information, please visit

News Articles [191 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Warp Drive Bio in new deal with big pharma

East Coast biotech firm Warp Drive Bio has inked a major collaboration deal with Switzerland’s Roche…

Roche, Warp Drive Launch Up-to-$387M Natural Antibiotics Collaboration

Roche will partner with Warp Drive Bio to develop new classes of antibiotics against multi-drug-resistant bacterial infections, through a collaboration that will generate up-to-$387 million-plus for W...

Roche kicks antibiotic development into Warp Drive

Through a deal with Warp Drive Bio, the Swiss drugmaker is looking to advance novel drugs at a time when antibiotic resistance is raising serious alarms.

Warp Drive Bio, Roche Partner on Pact for Discovering & Developing Novel Antibiotics

NewsThe company’s platform enables access to natural product drugs that have not been analyzed previously, owing to historical technology limitations.

Roche and Warp Drive Bio Link on Antibiotics

As antibiotic resistance becomes an increasingly urgent threat to public health, pharmaceutical firms Roche and Warp Drive Bio have joined forces to develop novel classes of the drugs to treat bacteri...

Roche links with Warp Drive Bio in antibiotics deal

Roche has entered into a collaboration with Warp Drive Bio aiming to discover and develop multiple classes of antibiotics with novel structures and mechanisms of action.

Roche inks antibiotics deal with Warp Drive

Roche and Warp Drive Bio will work together to develop multiple antibiotics against multidrug-resistant bacterial infections  -More- 

Warp Drive Bio to Present at Cowen and Company 38th Annual Health Care Conference

Warp Drive Bio, Inc., a drug discovery company developing therapeutics that exploit the molecules and mechanisms of nature, today announced that Laurence Reid, Ph.D., president an...

PubMed Articles [204 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A parallel approximate string matching under Levenshtein distance on graphics processing units using warp-shuffle operations.

Approximate string matching with k-differences has a number of practical applications, ranging from pattern recognition to computational biology. This paper proposes an efficient memory-access algorit...

Gene Drive: Evolved and Synthetic.

Drive is a process of accelerated inheritance from one generation to the next that allows some genes to spread rapidly through populations even if they do not contribute to-or indeed even if they detr...

Can CRISPR-based gene drive be confined in the wild? A question for molecular and population biology.

The recent discovery of CRISPR and its application as a gene editing tool has enabled a range of gene drive systems to be engineered with greater ease. In order for the benefits of this technology to ...

Modeling and Positioning of a PZT Precision Drive System.

The fact that piezoelectric ceramic transducer (PZT) precision drive systems in 3D printing are faced with nonlinear problems with respect to positioning, such as hysteresis and creep, has had an extr...

Fitness to drive : general aspects in 2017.

General practitioners, as well as many specialized physicians, are frequently confronted with the issue of fitness to drive for their patients. This is for periodically examinations imposed by the can...

Clinical Trials [159 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Assessing Neurovisual Function in Patients With Cognitive Impairment

The aim of this study is to measure fitness to drive in patients with a visual and a cognitive impairment. To do so, Ocusweep is used in patients with glaucoma and Mild Cognitive Impairmen...

Cognitive Consequences of an Activation of the Cortical Drive to Breath (VENTIPSY)

The purpose of the study is to measure the negative cognitive consequences of the ventilation under pathological or experimental cortical drive to breath.

A Study in Men With Low Testosterone to Measure the Effects of Testosterone Solution on Testosterone Levels, Sex Drive and Energy

The main purpose of this study is to evaluate if testosterone solution can raise testosterone hormone levels into the normal range, and also improve levels of sexual arousal, interest and ...

The Effect of EDP on Diaphragmatic Function and Neural Respiratory Drive in Patient With AECOPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a common respiratory disease characterized by airflow limitation that is progressive and not fully reversible. Patients with acute exacerbat...

Toronto and Oak Ridge Photobiomodulation Study for Dry Age Related Macular Degeneration

The purpose of this study is to evaluate clinical outcomes of Photobiomodulation treatment on patients with dry Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD). Photobiomodulation is the use of no...

Companies [497 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Warp Drive Bio

Warp Drive Bio is driving the reemergence of natural products in the era of genomics to create breakthrough treatments that make an important difference in the lives of patients. ...

Warp Drive Bio, Inc.

Warp Drive Bio is exploiting the molecules and mechanisms of nature to create transformative medicines. The company operates on the core principle that nature is the world’s ...

Sanofi and Warp Drive Bio

Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients' needs. Sanofi has core strengths in diabetes solutions, human va...

WARP University

WARP Services, LLC

More Information about "Warp Drive Bio" on BioPortfolio

We have published hundreds of Warp Drive Bio news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Warp Drive Bio Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Warp Drive Bio for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Warp Drive Bio Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Warp Drive Bio Drugs and Medications on this site too.

Quick Search


Relevant Topic

Collaborations in biotechnology
Commercial and academic collaborations are used throughout the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector to enhance research and product development. Collaborations can take the form of research and evaluation agreements, licensing, partnerships etc. ...

Corporate Database Quicklinks

Searches Linking to this Company Record