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Mitra Biotech Private Ltd. is a translational biology company focused on enabling rational drug discovery and personalized cancer care through our preclinical platform CANScript™. Founded in 2009 as an MIT/ Harvard spinoff, Mitra Biotech is an Indian-American venture (funded by some of the major global venture capital firms). Our aim is to become a partner of choice to global pharmaceutical and biotech companies. We want to support their oncology based new drug development as they navigate from late discovery to preclinical and clinical stages. Our preclinical platform CANScript™ enables personalized cancer care by selecting the optimal drug or drug combination for a given patient under investigation. Besides, we have developed substantiated know-how for generating orthotopic and sub-cutaneous xenograft mouse models using primary, refractory and metastatic human tumors. Mitra Biotech has a tumor bank with over 600 viable, refractory tumors in early passage (up to 3) with annotated data. We further have a 5,000 Sq Ft Wet Laboratory and a 15,000Sq Ft leased AAALAC Facility where 30 scientists with proven track record of drug discovery and development in leading pharma companies, contribute to continuous research and validation of CANScript™. Mitra Biotech has partnered some of the leading Indian and American Cancer Hospitals such as - Tata Memorial Hospital - Mazumdar-Shaw Cancer Centre - HCG Cancer Care Network - CTCA We look forward to partner more hospitals and pharma companies thereby making treatment a discovery research robust and affordable.
HQWoburn, US

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)133(+5%)

Key People/Management at Mitra Biotech

Mallik Sundaram

Mallik Sundaram

President & CEO

Mitra Biotech Office Locations

Mitra Biotech has offices in Woburn and Bengaluru
Woburn, US (HQ)
12 Gill St #3150
Bengaluru, IN
Hosur Rd 10- C
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Mitra Biotech Financials and Metrics

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Mitra Biotech total Funding

$34.5 m

Mitra Biotech latest funding size

$27.40 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Mitra Biotech investors

Mitra Biotech's latest funding round in August 2016 was reported to be $27.4 m. In total, Mitra Biotech has raised $34.5 m
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Mitra Biotech News and Updates

Mitra Biotech Advances Development of Next-Generation Cancer Immunotherapies

BOSTON, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitra Biotech today announced a collaborative research partnership with Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Department of Neurosurgery to further transform personalized immuno-oncology drug development. The agreement, with Dr. Sean Lawler, PhD,...
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Mitra Biotech Blogs

Mitra Biotech Announces Partnership with Glenmark Pharmaceuticals to Provide Clinically Relevant Translational Platform Supporting Development of Immuno-Oncology Portfolio

BOSTON, MA and LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS, SWITZERLAND September 12, 2018 –Mitra Biotech today announced a partnership with Glenmark Pharmaceuticals focused on advancing Glenmark’s proprietary immuno-oncology drug pipeline utilizing Mitra’s CANscript platform. CANscript is a human, immune-relevant ex vivo pl…

Mitra RxDx Announces $40 Million Financing Round

Boston, MA, July 11, 2018 – Mitra RxDx (dba Mitra Biotech), a privately held biotech company and global leader in advancing truly personalized oncology treatment, announced today the completion of a $40 million financing round. The round was led by Northpond Ventures, headquartered in Bethesda, Mary…

Mitra Biotech Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mitra Biotech founded?

    Mitra Biotech was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Mitra Biotech key executives?

    Mitra Biotech's key executives are Mallik Sundaram.

  • How many employees does Mitra Biotech have?

    Mitra Biotech has 133 employees.

  • Who are Mitra Biotech competitors?

    Competitors of Mitra Biotech include Covance, Synergy Pharmaceuticals and Evotec.

  • Where is Mitra Biotech headquarters?

    Mitra Biotech headquarters is located at 12 Gill St #3150, Woburn.

  • Where are Mitra Biotech offices?

    Mitra Biotech has offices in Woburn and Bengaluru.

  • How many offices does Mitra Biotech have?

    Mitra Biotech has 2 offices.