Redx Pharma

Background

Redx Pharma is a drug discovery and development company formed in 2010. It is focused on improving the characteristics of existing drug classes to create best-in-class new drugs in the areas of cancer, infection and autoimmune disease. The company's work has been endorsed by partnerships with global pharmaceutical companies and the NHS.

Investment Notes

Redx is a drug discovery company, offering investors access to a new R&D model; not without risk, but one that is mitigated by the breadth, depth and focus given to its pipeline. It has developed a broad early stage preclinical pipeline focusing on cancer, immunology and anti-infectives, particularly microbial resistance – all considered “hot” areas of scientific and commercial interest – validated to an extent by six partnerships. Its Porcupine inhibitor has started IND-enabling studies with a view to commencing clinical trials by in the next 12 months is another example of the rapid progress of its discovery engine, and is likely to command plenty of external interest.