Artios

Artios is a leading independent DNA Damage Response (DDR) company focussed on developing first-in-class treatments for cancer. Established in May 2016, the Company is led by an experienced scientific and leadership team with proven expertise in DDR drug discovery. Artios is building a pipeline of next-generation DDR programmes, including through a unique partnership with Cancer Research Technology (CRT), the development and commercialisation arm of Cancer Research UK (CRUK), and with leading DNA repair researchers worldwide. The Company’s investors include SV Life Sciences, Merck Ventures, Imperial Innovations, Arix Bioscience PLC, CRT Pioneer Fund (managed by Sixth Element Capital), and AbbVie Ventures. Artios is based at the Babraham Institute in Cambridge, UK.

http://www.artiospharma.com/

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Latest News Entry
2017/09/15
Artios Pharma wins Life Science Young Company of the Year and UK Private Finance Raise at the Biotech and Money Annual Awards 2017

Cambridge, UK, 15 September 2017. Artios Pharma Ltd., a leading DNA Damage Response (DDR) company developing innovative new treatments for cancer, is pleased to announce that it has won the “Life Science Young Company of the Year” and “UK Private Finance Raise of the Year” awards at last night’s Biotech and Money Awards 2017.

2017/09/04
Artios Pharma appoints Dr Graeme Smith as Chief Scientific Officer

Artios Pharma appoints Dr Graeme Smith as Chief Scientific Officer
Co-inventor of Lynparza™ joins Artios

2017/06/08
Artios announces formation of world-leading Scientific Advisory Board

Cambridge, UK, 8 June 2017. Artios Pharma Ltd., a leading DNA Damage Response (DDR) company focussed on developing innovative new treatments for cancer, today announces the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) comprised of world-leading experts from across Europe and the United States, in the fields of DDR, DNA genetics and drug discovery. Dr Simon Boulton, VP Scientific Strategy at Artios, will serve as Chairman.

2016/11/02
Artios Pharma Ltd: Strengthened Management Team with the Appointment of Dr Simon Boulton as Vice President Science Strategy

Strengthened Management Team with the Appointment of Dr Simon Boulton as Vice President Science Strategy

Cambridge, UK, 2 November 2016. Artios Pharma Ltd., a newly launched private company focussed on developing novel cancer treatments targeting the DNA Damage Response (DDR), today announces it has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Dr Simon Boulton as Vice President (VP) Science Strategy.

2016/09/21
Artios Pharma Company Launch and Fundraising of $33.2 Million to Focus on Novel DNA Damage Response (DDR) Cancer Therapies

$33.2 Million Series A Financing from SV Life Sciences, Merck Ventures, Imperial Innovations, Arix Bioscience PLC, CRT Pioneer Fund (managed by Sixth Element Capital), and AbbVie Ventures to fund development of a DDR focussed pipeline

Cambridge, UK, 21 September 2016. Artios Pharma Ltd., a new private company focussed on developing novel cancer treatments targeting the DNA Damage Response, was officially launched today following a successful fundraise of $33.2 million (£25 million) in a Series A financing from a strong syndicate of leading European and US life science investors led by SV Life Sciences. The investment will be used to build a high value pipeline of first-in-class DDR therapies targeted against cancer and to progress its lead programme, Pol-theta, into the clinic.

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