Events/Webcast11/30/2021 at 3:05 PM EST
Zymeworks Inc. is a publicly listed (NYSE: ZYME), clinical-stage, biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of next-generation multifunctional biotherapeutics, initially focused on the treatment of cancer. Zymeworks’ suite of complementary therapeutic platforms and its fully integrated drug development engine provide the flexibility and compatibility to precisely engineer and develop highly differentiated product candidates.
Zymeworks’ lead product candidate, Zanidatamab, is a HER2-targeted bispecific antibody developed using Zymeworks proprietary Azymetric™ platform. Zanidatamab is currently being evaluated in global Phase 1, Phase 2, and Registration-Enabling clinical trials as a best-in-class treatment for patients with HER2-expressing cancers, including biliary tract, gastroesophageal adenocarcinomas, breast, and other tumor types. Zymeworks’ second candidate, ZW49, is a HER2-targeted antibody drug conjugate (ADC) developed using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ and ZymeLink™ platforms. ZW49 is currently being evaluated in a Phase 1 clinical trial as a treatment for patients with HER2-expressing cancers.
Zymeworks is also advancing a deep pipeline of preclinical product candidates and discovery-stage programs in oncology (including immuno-oncology agents) and other therapeutic areas. In addition to Zymeworks’ wholly owned pipeline, its therapeutic platforms have been further leveraged through strategic partnerships with global biopharmaceutical companies.
- Zymeworks Announces Abstract for Zanidatamab in Late-Line HER2-Positive Breast Cancer at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) 11/19/2021
- Zymeworks Names Neil Josephson, M.D., Chief Medical Officer 11/9/2021
- Zymeworks Launches Global Phase 3 Zanidatamab Trial in First-Line HER2‑Positive Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma (GEA) 11/9/2021