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Metropolitan New York Biotech Companies with Female Founders

1. Celmatix14
Wall Street, Suite 16D
New York, NY 10005.
Focus on a female’s  infertility and women’s health through technology-enabled products and better data.
2. Harlem Biospace
423 W 127th Street
New York, NY 10027
Harlem Biospace is a biotech incubator, the first of its kind in New York City that offers a affordable shared wet-lab space for competitively-selected entrants.
3. TARA Biosystems
430 E 29th St
New York, NY 10016
Pioneers predictive tissue models that enable development of new medicines for cardiac physiology, as well as can help reduce and potentially eliminate, the use of animals in drug development.
4. Iovance Biotherapeutics
112 W. 34th Street 17th Floor
New York, NY 10120
Iovance is focused on the development and commercialization of novel cancer immunotherapies that are based on tumor infiltrating lymphocytes (TIL).
5. Alpha 1 Biologics
25 Health Sciences Drive Suite 100
Stony Brook, NY 11790
The founding of Alpha 1 wasto develop a patented biotechnology related to the generation of immune cells from stem cells within the body to treat immunodeficiency with the following disease applications: Immune cell replenishment (pre- and post-cancer therapy, HIV/AIDS); HDL and LDL regulation (cardiovascular disease); and Diagnostic testing (CD4 enumeration, leukemia)
6. United Biomedical
25 David Drive
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Their product pipeline is filled with their new line of synthetic peptide-based biologicals for the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease, AIDS, and Allergy, in addition to animal health diseases.
7. Lucerna
760 Parkside Avenue
Suite 311
Brooklyn, New York 11226
Company foucses on RNA-based research reagents that enables scientific discovery.
8. Mirimus
760 Parkside Avenue
Suite 206
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Mirimus engages in the design, development and pioneering of new genome editing technologies that develop animal models that are crucial for the preclinical evaluation of new therapeutics.
The company’s focus is on chemotherapy, with the determination to dramatically improve outcomes for cancer patients.
9. Accutheranostics
875 Ellicott Street
Suite 5080
Buffalo, NY 14203
The company’s focus is on chemotherapy, with the determination to dramatically improve outcomes for cancer patients.
10. For-Robin
97 Troyview Lan
Williamsville, NY 14221
For-Robin is an antibody immunotherapy company whose central mission is developing treatmens for both breast and lung cancers.
11. A&Z Pharmaceutical, Inc.
350 Wireless Blvd
Happauge NY 11788
Taken from the company’s website, “out products encircle life, from newborns to active and aging adults, providing exceptional nutritional value and educational guidance for the well-being of the entire family.”
12. Saptalis
45 Davids Drive,
Happauge NY 11788
Specializing in development, manufacturing and commercialization of specialty generic prescription (Rx) and Over-The- Counter (OTC) products.
13. BeyondSpring Pharmaceuticals
28 Liberty Street, 39th Floor,
New York, NY 10005
The company’s lead asset, Plinabulin, is in a Phase 3 global clinical trial as a direct anticancer agent in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and two Phase 2/3 clinical programs in the prevention of chemotherapy-induced neutropenia (CIN).
14. Bioharmony Therapeutics
340 east 80th street. Apt 17F,
New York, NY 10075
Aim to develop next-gen antimicrobial therapies for lethal multi-drug resistant bacterial infections.
15. Blue Water Vaccines
New York, NY
Their vaccines protects against all influenza strains.
16. Chimeron
14 Wall Street, Suite 16D, New York, NY 10005.
New York, NY 10013
Focus on a female’s chance in fertility and women’s health through technology-enabled products and better data.
17. Elucida Oncology
228 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10003
Clinical research and development is based on the Target or Clear™ technology of our novel, ultra-small nanoparticle delivery platform.
18. ENB Therapeutics
166 Fifth Ave, 2nd flr
New York, NY 10010
They are developing small molecule inhibitors of a novel pathway to treat melanoma and other cancers.
19. Envisagenics
101 Avenue of the Americas, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10013
Envisagenics discovers therapeutic points of intervention by finding the right patient population and design RNA therapeutics to treat diseases
20. Epivax Oncology
180 Varick Street, Suite 665
New York, NY 10014
A precision cancer immunotherapy company that is developing mutanome-directed, neo-epitope personalized therapeutic vaccines.
21. Forkhead Biotherapeautics
430 East 29th Street Alexandria LaunchLabs, 14th Floor
New York, NY 10016
They aim to harness the intrinsic capabilities of cell conversion and regeneration in order to develop transformative therapies that improve patient’s lives.
22. Kallyope
430 East 29th Street, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Specializing in how the gut communicates with the brain.
23. Kantar Health
175 Greenwich Street, 35th Floor
New York, NY 10007
A global healthcare consulting and research company that provides decision support for products and services that fall under healthcare
24. Nuerogene
434 W 33rd St
New York, NY 10001
They are developing new genetic medicines to people with devastating neurological diseases and their families.
25. Progyny
245 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Has an optimistic, and somewhat of a wishful thinking approach to their practices, where they strive to achieve the vision they have, which is a world where anyone who wants to have a baby can.
26. Qunetis Therapeautics
430 E 29th St, Suite 1005
New York, NY 1006
Quentis is translating novel biology into new therapeutic approaches to address ER stress in multiple diseases, beginning with their first program in cancer. For example, he company’s first-in-class IRE1α inhibitor is designed to target ER stress pathways and awaken the immune system’s ability to fight cancer.
27. RedPin Therapeutics
101 Sixth Avenue, Third Floor
New York, NY 10013
They are a a privately held, preclinical stage gene therapy company that is developing a proprietary chemogenetics platform for targeted cell therapies that address currently intractable diseases of the nervous system.
28. Roar Biomedical
3960 Broadway
New York, NY 10032
Roar develops, manufactures, and markets novel fluorescence-based methods.
29. Tactical Therapeutics
48 Wall Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Tactical is “a privately funded, clinical stage company that has developed and patented a lead therapeutic Carboxyamidotriazole Orotate (CTO)(Pravitinib(TM)) for the orphan indication glioblastoma (GBM) (fewer than 200,000 or 1 in 1500 persons are affected) and for other refractory targets.”
30. ConSynance Therapeautics
5 University Place
Rensselaer, NY 12144
ConSynance is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapeutics for serious metabolic diseases.
31. Endo Pharmaceuticals
6 Ram Ridge Road
Rye, NY 10977
Endo’s main focus areas are: Endocrinology, Medical Aesthetics, Orthopedics, and Urology & Men’s Health
32. Ampersand Biosciences
3 Main St.
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Ampersand specializes in the development and manufacturing of immunoassay kits.
33. Black Diamond Therapeutics
25 Health Sciences Drive
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Pioneers the development of selective medicines for patients with genetically-defined cancers driven by oncogenes that are activated by allosteric mutations.
34. Empire Genomics
1000 Youngs Road, Suite 207
Williamsville, NY 14221
Empire Genomics designs, manufactures and distributes more than one million clinical and custom labeled molecular probes, enabling for which they boast hundreds of leading global clinical laboratories, biotechnology organizations and academic institutions to advance biomarker research, as well as accelerate diagnoses and improve personalized treatment options for patients battling cancer and other complex diseases.
35. Bioarray Genetics
400 Farmington Ave. CB126 R1822
Farmington, CT 06032
Bioarray Genetics began in 2009 by understanding the critical unmet need for patient stratification in treating Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC).
36. Lipid Genomics
400 Farmington Avenue, Suite R1718
Farmington, CT 06032
Their mission is to develop diagnostics and therapeutics targeted at patients with acute and chronic inflammatory diseases, such as acute immunotoxicity in oncology and chronic atherosclerotic heart disease.
37. GestVision
93 Shennecossett Road
Groton, NY 06340
Committed to securing safer pregnancies by “fearlessly challenging the status quo for women’s health.”
PO Box 484
Riverside, CT 06878
MIFCOR is building on the body’s natural defense mechanisms to develop therapies that reduce tissue damage that’s associated with heart attacks, acute kidney injury, and other indications.
39. Trevi Therapeautics
195 Church Street, 14th Floor
New Haven, CT 06510
Trevi is developing nalbuphine ER to treat serious neurologically mediated conditions by targeting the central and peripheral nervous systems.
40. Springworks Therapeautics
100 Washington Blvd
Stamford, CT 06902
SpringWorks Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that identifies and advances pathways for drug development for patients with severe rare diseases and cancer.