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LeadingBiotech: Cancer Advance
March 5, 2020
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MITCambridge, MA

Mark Manfredi, PhD
CEO at Ikena Oncology


Mark Manfredi is a founding member of Ikena Oncology and has two decades of experience in cancer drug discovery and translational research. He previously served as Chief Scientific Officer of Raze Therapeutics, and prior to that served as Vice President of Oncology at Takeda Pharmaceuticals where he was a member of the senior R&D management team responsible for global oncology R&D strategy. During his time at Takeda, the Oncology organization advanced eight novel mechanisms into the clinic, including ixazomib, which was recently approved by the FDA for the treatment of multiple myeloma. Mark is currently an advisor at Atlas Venture. He earned his B.S. from the University of Rhode Island and his Ph.D. in Biology from Boston College.

Agenda Sessions

  • Company Spotlight: Ikena Oncology