Healthcare Companies: Cancer

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Cancer Focused Companies

A list of publicly traded cancer companies can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group through the industry links on this page.

The companies in this section are medical device, biotech, pharmaceutical, diagnostic or other healthcare companies that provide drugs, equipment, products, services or therapeutics in relation to the treatment, detection and research of cancer. While there are companies in this section that focus exclusively on cancer, many companies provide treatments to cancer in addition to other diseases.

In addition to the companies in this section, other cancer focused companies can be found in our large-cap medical device, biotech and pharmaceutical sections. Companies such as Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX), Celgene Corporation (CELG),  C.R. Bard, Inc. (BCR) and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (REGN) provide cancer related products as part of their large-sized operations which often involve numerous areas of focus. These sections can be access through the links below:

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Cancer: IPOs in 2016

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (AGLE) (IPO April 7, 2016: Biotech company focused on therapeutics for the treatment of inborn errors of metabolism (IEM) and cancer)

Beigene, Ltd. (BGNE) (IPO February 3, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company with therapeutics designed to treat cancer)

Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CRVS) (IPO March 23, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company focused on immuno-oncology therapies for cancer)

Hutchison China MediTech Limited (HCM) (IPO March 17, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company focused on immunological diseases and oncology in addition to consumer health products)

Kadmon Holdings, Inc. (KDMN) (IPO July 27, 2016: biopharmaceutical company developing product candidates within autoimmune and fibrotic diseases, oncology and genetic diseases)    

Merus N.V. (MRUS) (IPO May 19, 2016, Netherlands: immuno-oncology company)

Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX) (IPO June 2, 2016: clinical stage pharmaceutical company, anticancer drug candidates)

Sensus Healthcare, Inc. (SRTSU) (IPO June 3, 2016: medical device company focused on skin cancers as well as other skin conditions)

Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNDX) (IPO March 3, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of cancer treatments)

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SYRS) (IPO June 30, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company, gene control medicines)

List of Publicly Traded Cancer Focused Companies

U.S. Exchanges

Diagnostics

Biocept, Inc. (BIOC) (Molecular oncology diagnostics)

Cancer Genetics, Inc. (CGIX) (DNA-based diagnostics)

Check-Cap Ltd. (CHEK)  (IPO in January 2015, Israel: Ingestible imaging capsule for the screening for colorectal cancer)

EXACT Sciences Corporation (EXAS) (Molecular diagnostics)

Foundation Medicine, Inc. (FMI) (Molecular information company)

Genetic Technologies Ltd. (GENE) (Molecular diagnostics: cancer management tests)

Genomic Health, Inc. (GHDX) (Molecular diagnostics)

Invitae Corporation (NVTA) (Genetic diagnostics for hereditary disorders)

ITUS Corporation (ITUS) (Diagnostics)

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) (Hereditary cancer, nephrology, autoimmune diseases, diabetes, neuropsychiatry)

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NAVB) (Precision diagnostics, therapeutics and radiopharmaceutical agents)

OncoCyte Corporation (OCX) (Liquid biopsy cancer diagnostic tests)

Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (ROSG) (Israel: Molecular oncology)

Signal Genetics, Inc. (SGNL) (Molecular oncology)

VolitionRX Limited (VNRX) (Singapore: diagnostic tests for cancer and other diseases)

Cancer: Mid-Cap Stocks

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) (Biopharmaceutical company: small molecule therapies used in the treatment of cancer)

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS)  (RNA-targeted drug discovery and development: cancer, cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological disorders, rare diseases)

Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO) (Cell-based cancer immunotherapies)

Kite Pharma, Inc. (KITE) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer immunotherapy products)

PerkinElmer, Inc. (PKI) (Electronic laboratory notebook and software, neonatal and newborn screening, cancer treatment, environmental)

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) (Antibody-based therapies for the treatment of cancer)

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) (Oncology treatment systems and software, X-ray products)

Cancer: Small-Cap Stocks

Acceleron Pharma Inc. (XLRN) (Cancer and orphan diseases)

Adaptimmune Theapeutics plc (ADAP) (United Kingdom, biopharmaceutical company: cancer immunotherapy products)

Aduro BioTech, Inc. (ADRO) (IPO in April 2015: Cancer immunotherapy; pancreatic cancer)

Advaxis, Inc. (ADXS) (Clinical-stage biotechnology company: immunotherapies to treat cancer)

Agenus Inc. (AGEN) (Immunology: cancer, infectious diseases)

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AGIO) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer and rare genetic disorders of metabolism)

AngioDynamics, Inc. (ANGO) (Medical devices used treatment of cancer and peripheral vascular disease)

Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) (Oncology company: chronic and acute leukemia, lung cancer and other difficult-to-treat cancers)

Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) (Biopharmaceutical company: targeted small molecule drugs used to treat patients afflicted with cancer)

Atara Biotherapeutics, Inc. (ATRA) (Molecularly-targeted product candidates and T-cell product candidates; cancer, kidney disease and other illnesses)

Beigene, Ltd. (BGNE) (IPO February 3, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company with therapeutics designed to treat cancer)

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BLCM) (Biopharmaceutical company: cellular immunotherapies for various forms of cancer; hematological and solid tumors, orphan inherited blood disorders)

Blueprint Medicines Corporation (BPMC) (IPO in April 2015: Biopharmaceutical company: kinase inhibitors for genomically defined cancers)

Cellectis SA (CLLS) (IPO in March 2015, France: Gene-editing company; cancer therapies based on engineered T cells)

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX) (Therapeutic antibodies, antibody drug conjugates, immune system modulators and vaccines; brain cancer, triple negative breast cancer)

Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer treatments; non-small cell lung cancer, ovarian cancer, pancreatic cancer, breast and lung cancers)

Compugen Ltd. (CGEN) (Israel: immuno-oncology programs which are aimed at harnessing the immune system to eradicate cancer)

Concordia Healthcare Corp. (CSRX) (Canada: ADHD, cancer and asthma)

CytomX Therapeutics Inc. (CTMX) (IPO in October 2015: Biopharmaceutical company; antibody therapeutics, oncology)

Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (EGRX) (Injectable products: critical care and oncology)

Epizyme, Inc. (EPZM) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapeutics for patients with genetically defined cancers)

FibroGen, Inc. (FGEN) (Biopharmaceutical company: anemia in chronic kidney disease, liver fibrosis, pancreatic cancer, corneal blindness)

Geron Corporation (GERN) (Biopharmaceutical company: telomerase inhibitor in hematologic myeloid malignancies)

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (HALO) (Oncology therapies that target the tumor microenvironment)

Heron Therapeutics, Inc. (HRTX) (Pharmaceutical products for patients suffering from cancer or pain)

Hutchison China MediTech Limited (HCM) (IPO March 17, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company focused on immunological diseases and oncology in addition to consumer health products)

ICU Medical, Inc. (ICUI) (Products used in critical care applications, oncology and vascular therapy)

Immunomedics, Inc. (IMMU) (Biopharmaceutical company: antibody-based products for the targeted treatment of cancer, autoimmune and other serious diseases)

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INO) (Cancer, infectious diseases, vaccines)

Kadmon Holdings, Inc. (KDMN) (IPO July 27, 2016: biopharmaceutical company developing product candidates within autoimmune and fibrotic diseases, oncology and genetic diseases)    

Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (KPTI) (Drugs for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases)

Loxo Oncology, Inc. (LOXO) (Cancer therapies)

MacroGenics, Inc. (MGNX) (Biopharmaceutical company: monoclonal antibody-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases)

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MACK) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer)

Mesoblast Ltd. (MESO) (IPO in November 2015, Australia: regenerative medicine company; areas of focus include inflammation, cardiovascular disease and back pain)

Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (MRTX) (Oncology company: genetically-targeted oncology therapeutics)

Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA) (Therapeutics for oncology and autoimmune indications)

Nantkwest Inc. (NK) (IPO in June 2015: Immunotherapy company: cancer)

NewLink Genetics Corporation (NLNK) (Biopharmaceutical company: immunotherapy products, pancreatic cancer)

NovoCure Ltd. (NVCR) (IPO in October 2015, oncology company: treatment of solid tumor cancers)

OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OMED) (Biopharmaceutical company: antibody therapeutics targeting cancer stem cells)

Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PGNX) (Oncology company: diagnostic and therapeutic needs of prostate cancer patients)

Puma Biotechnology Inc. (PBYI) (Biopharmaceutical company: products for the treatment of various forms of cancer)

Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (RGLS) (Biopharmaceutical company: microRNA therapeutics for oncology indications and orphan diseases)

SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCLN) (Therapies for oncology, infectious diseases and cardiovascular disorders)

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI) (Hematology, oncology)

Tesaro, Inc. (TSRO) (Biopharmaceutical company: oncology therapeutics and supportive care products)

TG Therapeutics, Inc. (TGTX) (Biopharmaceutical company: B-cell malignancies and autoimmune diseases)

Xbiotech Inc. (XBIT) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer antibodies)

Ziopharm Oncology Inc. (ZIOP)  (Biopharmaceutical company: cell-based therapies for the treatment of cancer)

Cancer: Micro-Cap Stocks

Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ATNM) (Biopharmaceutical company: immunotherapeutics for the treatment of advanced cancers)

Affimed N.V. (AFMD) (Germany, biopharmaceutical company: cancer immunotherapies)

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (AVXL) (Biopharmaceutical company: Alzheimer’s, other CNS diseases; cancer)

Argos Therapeutics, Inc. (ARGS) (Biopharmaceutical company: immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases)

ArQule, Inc. (ARQL) (Small molecule cancer therapeutics)

AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapies through biomarker-driven insights)

Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (BPTH) (Therapeutic products utilizing its proprietary liposomal delivery technology; blood cancer, triple negative and inflammatory breast cancers)

Cascadian Therapeutics Inc. (CASC) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer treatments)

CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CASI) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapeutics addressing cancer and other unmet medical needs; focus on China)

Cellular Biomedicine Group, Inc. (CBMG) (Treatments for degenerative and cancerous diseases)

Cel-Sci Corporation (CVM) (Immunotherapy products for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases)

Celyad SA (CYAD) (IPO in June 2015: Cell therapy treatments; cardiovascular disease, oncology)

Cerulean Pharma Inc. (CERU) (NDCs designed to selectively attack tumor cells and reduce toxicity)

ChemoCentryx, Inc. (CCXI) (Biopharmaceutical company: orally-administered therapeutics for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, inflammatory disorders and cancer)

Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CNCE) (CNS disorders, renal disease, inflammation and cancer)

CTI BioPharma Corp. (CTIC) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapies covering a spectrum of blood-related cancers)

Curis, Inc. (CRIS) (Drug candidates for the treatment of human cancers)

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (DRNA) (Biopharmaceutical company: inherited diseases of the liver and genetically defined cancers)

Endocyte, Inc. (ECYT) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapies for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases)

ESSA Pharma Inc. (EPIX) (Canada: small molecule drugs for the treatment of prostate cancer)

Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (FATE) (Biopharmaceutical company: cellular immunotherapeutics; cancer, rare genetic diseases and immune disorders)

Fortress Biotech (FBIO) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer, additional products in pipeline)

Galena Biopharma, Inc. (GALE) (Biopharmaceutical company: oncology therapeutics across the full spectrum of cancer care)

GTX, Inc. (GTXI) (Small molecules for the treatment of cancer and serious medical conditions)

Ignyta, Inc. (RXDX) (Oncology company)

Immune Design Corp. (IMDZ) (Immunotherapy company)

ImmunoGen, Inc. (IMGN) (Tumor-targeting antibodies to deliver a cell-killing agent specifically to cancer cells)

Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INFI) (Biopharmaceutical company: Blood cancers, indolent non-Hodgkin lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia)

Kura Oncology, Inc. (KURA) (IPO in November 2015: Biopharmaceutical company; therapeutics for the treatment of solid tumors and blood cancers)

Lion Biotechnologies, Inc. (LBIO) (Immunotherapies based on tumor infiltrating lymphocytes)

Merus N.V. (MRUS) (IPO May 19, 2016, Netherlands: immuno-oncology company)

Midatech Pharma plc (MTP) (Oncology treatment and supportive care products)

Mirna Therapeutics Inc. (MIRN) (IPO in October 2015: Biopharmaceutical company: microRNA-based oncology therapeutics)

Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX) (Clinical stage pharmaceutical company, anticancer drug candidates)

Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NWBO) (Cancer vaccines designed to treat a broad range of solid tumor cancers)

Oasmia Pharmaceutical AB (OASM) (IPO in October 2015, Sweden: Human and animal oncology)

Oncobiologics, Inc. (ONS) (IPO May 13, 2016, biopharmaceutical company: biosimilar therapeutics)

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PPHM) (Biopharmaceutical company: antibodies; treatment and diagnosis of cancer)

Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PIRS) (Biotechnology company: areas of focus include cancer, asthma and anemia)

Prima BioMed Ltd (PBMD) (Australia: immunotherapeutic products for the treatment of cancer)

ProNAi Therapeutics Inc. (DNAI) (IPO in July 2015: Oncology company: therapeutics based on their DNA interference technology platform)

PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT) (Biopharmaceutical company: oral treatments)

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapeutics for the treatment of cancer)

Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RIGL) (Small-molecule drugs for the treatment of immune diseases and cancers)

Sensus Healthcare, Inc. (SRTS) (IPO June 3, 2016: medical device company focused on skin cancers as well as other skin conditions)

Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (SRNE) (Oncology company: treatments for cancer and associated pain)

Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (STML) (Biopharmaceutical company: therapeutics that target cancer stem cells and tumor bulk)

Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNDX) (IPO March 3, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of cancer treatments)

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SYRS) (IPO June 30, 2016: Biopharmaceutical company, gene control medicines)

Tokai Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TKAI) (Therapies for cancer; prostate cancer)

Tracon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TCON) (IPO in January 2015: Biopharmaceutical company: therapeutics for cancer, age-related macular degeneration and fibrotic diseases)

Trillium Therapeutics Inc. (TRIL) (Canada: immuno-oncology company)

Vascular Biogenics Ltd. (VBLT) (Israel: Treatments for cancer)

Verastem, Inc. (VSTM) (Biopharmaceutical company: drugs to treat cancer by the targeted killing of cancer stem cells)

VTV Therapeutics Inc. (VTVT) (IPO in July 2015: Clinical stage pharmaceutical company:  cancer, central nervous system disorders, diabetes and metabolic disorders, inflammation)

Cancer: Nano-Cap Stocks

Aethlon Medical, Inc. (AMED) (Diagnostics and therapeutic devices: cancer and infectious diseases)

American Shared Hospital Services (AMS) (Radiosurgical devices and radiosurgery equipment)

Aptose Biosciences, Inc. (APTO) (Canada: therapeutics to treat life-threatening cancers; acute myeloid leukemia, high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes)

Can-Fite Biopharma Ltd (CANF) (Israel: biopharmaceutical company: autoimmune-inflammatory and cancer diseases)

Cellectar Biosciences, Inc. (CLRB) (Agents to detect, treat and monitor a broad spectrum of cancers)

Celsion Corporation (CLSN) (Oncology company: chemotherapies, immunotherapies and RNA- or DNA-based therapies)

Champions Oncology, Inc. (CSBR) (Solutions and services designed to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs)

Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. (CBLI) (Biopharmaceutical company: toll-like immune receptor activators; applications in radiation mitigation, oncology immunotherapy and vaccines)

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CYCC) (Biopharmaceutical company: oral therapies used in the treatment of cancer and other serious diseases)

CytRx Corporation (CYTR) (Biopharmaceutical company: research and development company specializing in oncology)

Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH) (Specialty pharmaceutical and medical device company: cancer)

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (GALT) (Therapies for fibrotic diseases and cancer)

Heat Biologics, Inc. (HTBX) (Therapeutic vaccines to combat a wide range of cancers and infectious diseases)

Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (IMNP) (Antibody therapeutics: inflammatory diseases and cancer)

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (IMUC) (Immune-based therapies for the treatment of brain cancers and other cancers)

MEI Pharma, Inc. (MEIP) (Therapies for the treatment of cancer)

Novogen Limited (NVGN) (Australia, bio-pharmaceutical company: Drug technology platforms with applications across a range of oncology indications)

OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OGXI) (Therapeutics that target mechanisms of treatment resistance in cancer)

Onconova Therapeutics, Inc. (ONTX) (Biopharmaceutical company: small molecule drug candidates used in the treatment of cancer)

OncoSec Medical Inc. (ONCS) (Technologies designed to stimulate the body’s immune system; cancer)

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNSS) (Biopharmaceutical company: oncology therapeutics for the potential treatment of solid and hematologic cancers)

TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals Corporation (TLOG) (Biopharmaceutical company: cancer and infectious diseases)

Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (THLD) (Therapeutic agents that selectively target tumor cells)

XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (XTLB) (Israel, biopharmaceutical company: autoimmune diseases; blood cancer)