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OncoMed Pharmaceuticals

Organization Address
800 Chesapeake Dr
Redwood City, CA 94063-4748

Organization Phone
(650) 995-8200

Website
www.oncomed.com

Industry
Biotech and Pharmaceutical

Sector
Drug Discovery

Organization Description
OncoMed Pharmaceuticals is discovering and developing novel therapeutics targeting cancer stem cells, the cells believed to be capable of driving tumor growth, recurrence and metastases. The company has established a library of antibodies to cancer stem cell proteins for the treatment of solid tumors such as breast, colon, prostate, and lung cancers. OncoMed is a leader in cancer stem cell research and the identification of novel cancer stem cell targets.