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MBF Therapeutics

Developing next generation Immunotherapeutics for infectious diseases and cancer for the animal and human health market using gene based check point inhibitors.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Ambler, PA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2008
  • Employees 4
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website mbftherapeutics.com

Company Summary

MBFT is a life science company developing an innovative platform to deliver safe and effective immunotherapeutic DNA vaccines. These vaccines elicit potent and durable protective immunity against infectious diseases and provide new therapeutic treatments for cancer. We are translating the concept of T cell vaccines from human health to the veterinary field, where stimulating a cell mediated immune response is an innovation urgently needed.


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    Founder & CEO

    CEO of RHeoGene. Started the company in 1999 as a JV between Rohm & Haas and Argonex. In 2003, he led the highly innovative and unique effort to donate the IP and material assets of RHeoGene to the UPMC. As RheoGene CEO, he and his team established an innovative clinical development program with the RheoSwitch® Therapeutic System (RTS) that has led to the first human clinical trial of a small molecule-induced gene regulation system.

  • 7366fd8f 5cf6 464e ba00 7059c761bd25
    Chief Scientific Officer

    Founder & VP Marketing and Communications @ RheoGene
    Co-founder Immunotope
    Portfolio Manager, Biostrategy Partners
    Rohm and Haas Co.

  • D2987a45 e675 43c4 995f a2a7b1fb7c8b
    Chief Medical Officer

    CEO at Prairie Diagnostic Services, Inc., a full service veterinary diagnostic laboratory
    Chief Medical Officer at Premune
    Schering-Plough Animal Health, Pfizer AH (international HQ), Intervet, Inc., Baxter HealthCare and Merial
    DVM from Cornell University

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    Executive Vice President Business Development

    President of Amlan International the Animal Health and Nutrition Division of family owned publicly traded sorbent mineral company from Chicago, Illinois.
    PFIZER ANIMAL HEALTH Marketing Director/Senior Marketing Manger, Global Biologicals
    SMITHKLINE BEECHAM ANIMAL HEALTH Director, Worldwide Strategic Product Development

Previous Investors

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    Ben Franklin Technology Partners SEPA
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    Chris Cashman
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    Gerald McNamara