Mission and values

Our mission and values define our purpose and the principles we believe in and operate by. They guide our decisions, actions, and overall culture, giving us with a clear direction and identity as we pioneer for patients.

Purpose-driven and on a mission

Our purpose

We are united around a single purpose: to transform patient outcomes through life-changing science and innovation for more years of life and quality of life.

Our mission

It is our mission to accelerate transformational innovation through the relentless pursuit of groundbreaking science, our entrepreneurial spirit and a collaborative mindset.

Our Approach to Innovation

We focus on delivering best-in-class medicines with transformational impact for patients.

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Our values

We act as pioneers

We don’t shy away from fundamental challenges

We raise the bar

We like to challenge each other to push the limits in every decision we make

We embrace change

We’re not afraid to fail, because a dead end can be turned into an opportunity

We make it happen

We’re proud of our responsibility to pioneer for patients

Our history

What started in 1999 with a handful of employees and a dream to pioneer for patients, crystalized into a biotechnology company united around a single purpose: to transform patient outcomes through life-changing science and innovation for more years of life and quality of life.

Discover how we are brightening the future of immunology and oncology, exploring new frontiers in science.

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Pioneering since 1999

Our history

What started in 1999 with a handful of employees and a dream to pioneer for patients, crystalized into an international biotechnology company

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