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Kezar Life Sciences

Organization Address
4000 Shoreline Court, Suite 300
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Organization Phone
(650) 822-5600

Website
kezarlifesciences.com

Industry
Biotech and Pharmaceutical

Sector
Drug Discovery and Development

Organization Description

Kezar Life Sciences was founded in 2015 by Christopher Kirk, Ph.D., John Fowler, and Jack Taunton, Ph.D. to discover and develop innovative new therapies targeting protein homeostasis. Kezar’s first drug candidate, KZR-616, a selective inhibitor of the immunoproteasome, entered clinical trials in 2016.