The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research is an investor in Accent Therapeutics, a Boston-area platform biopharmaceutical company focused on RNA-modifying proteins (RMPs) implicated in cancer. Accent is developing small molecule inhibitors of promising targets within this space. The rich pipeline of programs at Accent has the potential to deliver multiple new therapies to patients across a variety of cancer indications, including hematologic and solid tumors.
The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research is an investor in GRAIL, a California-based healthcare company focused on developing technologies for the early detection of cancer. Aligned with our mission to fund groundbreaking research integrating discoveries in biology with innovative technology, The Mark Foundation expects that this investment will accelerate the development of early detection technologies that have the potential to reduce cancer deaths globally.
The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research is an investor in Boston-based Verseau Therapeutics, a company which develops MAcrophage Phenotype Switching Immunotherapeutics (MAPS) that can activate or de-activate a patient‘s immune system. Verseau MAPS Immunotherapies induce a comprehensive anti-tumor immune response in a wide patient population. The Mark Foundation expects that these therapies will broaden the patient population that can benefit from immunotherapy.