About F-star

Overview

F-star is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing tetravalent bispecific antibodies with the goal of creating a paradigm-shift in cancer therapy

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

We are committed to delivering life-changing treatments to those cancer patients who are not well-served by current therapies through the application of our  Modular Antibody Technology™ platform.

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

 

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

We have built a comprehensive IP estate around our technology and product pipeline, with over 350 granted patents and more than 70 pending applications.

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

F-star currently employs over 110 people at its research site in Cambridge, England, and office in Cambridge, Mass.

 

Recognition

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

WINNER OF

 
2018 SCRIP Awards - Best Partnership Alliance
2018 Lifestars Awards - EU Private Company of the Year
2018 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology 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
2011 Fierce 15
   

FINALIST OF

 
2019 Business Weekly Awards - Life Science Innovation of the Year
2018 One Nucleus - BioNewsRound Award
2018 SCRIP Awards - Biotech Company of the Year
2018 SCRIP Awards - Licensing Deal of the Year
2018 SCRIP Awards - Business Development Team of the Year
2018 Lifestars Awards - Deal of the Year
2018 OBN Awards - Best Established Biotech
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