About F-star


F-star is a leader in the discovery and development of novel bispecific antibodies

F-star is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing immuno-oncology bispecific antibody therapeutics.

We are poised to dominate the bispecific antibody space in immuno-oncology through the application of our highly efficient Modular Antibody Technology™ platform.

Our powerful platform enables the discovery of novel bispecific antibodies, which are selected for their potential to transform the treatment of cancer. 

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The strength of the technology and programmes has been leveraged through partnerships with leading biopharmaceutical companies including: AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck KGaA and Denali Therapeutics.

We have built a comprehensive IP estate around our technology and product pipeline, with over 50 patent applications filed and over 25 granted patents.

F-star’s management team has a well-established track record in building successful biotech companies, and developing biologics. The team is advised by a world-leading scientific advisory board and a highly experienced board of directors.

F-star currently employs over 90 people at its research site in Cambridge, UK.



F-star is proud to have been recognised for the following awards:


2018 PLG AZ - Business Development Executive of the Year
2017 Biotech and Money Awards - UK Life Science Deal of the Year
2017 Biotech and Money Awards - CEO of the Year
2017 Business Weekly Awards - Life Science Innovation of the Year
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2018 Business Weekly Awards - Life Science Innovation of the Year
2017 Scrip Awards - Best Partnership Alliance
2017 Scrip Awards - Business Development team of the Year
2017 OBN Awards - Best Established Biotech
2017 OneNucleus - BioNewsRound Award
2017 Mediscience - The Emerging Star Award
2017 Business Excellence Awards  - Employer of the Year