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Oxfordshire’s 24 Fastest Growing Therapeutics Startups

At Best Startup London we track over 100,000 London based startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and organisations we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.

We’ve ranked the top 24 Therapeutics companies in Oxfordshire. The companies, startups and institutions listed in this article are all exceptional companies, well worth a follow. We have included links to their websites, socials and CrunchBase (if you’re interested in their financials).

We selected the organisations listed in this article based on:

  • Track record
  • Executive leadership
  • Market share
  • Innovation
  • ESG rating

Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as CrunchbaseSemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.

Top Therapeutics Companies & Startups (Oxfordshire)


Vaccitech

FoundersAdrian Hill, Sarah Gilbert
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Vaccitech is creating novel vaccines that elicit strong responses from helper and cytotoxic T-cells.


Summit Therapeutics

FoundersDame Kay Davies
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Summit Therapeutics is a clinical-stage drug discovery and development company.


Psioxus Therapeutics

FoundersAndrew Coats, Kerry Fisher
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Psioxus Therapeutics is a cancer gene therapy company delivers medicines of value to patients with cancer.


Oxular

FoundersRonald Yamamoto, Tom Cavanagh
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Oxular is a medical device startup dedicated to revolutionizing the way we measure ocular surface topography.


Theolytics

FoundersCharlotte Casebourne, Kerry Fisher, Leonard Seymour, Margaret Duffy
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Theolytics is a pre-clinical stage biotechnology company developing next-generation oncolytic viral therapies.


Nucleome Therapeutics

FoundersDr. Danuta Jeziorska, Prof James Davies, Prof Jim Hughes
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Nucleome Therapeutics is decoding the dark matter of the human genome to uncover novel ways to treat diseases


Nucleome Therapeutics

FoundersDr. Danuta Jeziorska, Prof James Davies, Prof Jim Hughes
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Nucleome Therapeutics is decoding the dark matter of the human genome to uncover novel ways to treat diseases


Pathios Therapeutics

FoundersAlan Naylor, Kirsty McCarthy, Peter Joyce, Someit Sidhu, Tom McCarthy
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Pathios Therapeutics is a biotech company focused on the development of therapies for autoimmune diseases and cancer.


Grey Wolf Therapeutics

FoundersPeter Joyce, Tom McCarthy
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Small molecules to increase tumor detection by the immune system


Genomics

FoundersChris Spencer, Gerton Lunter, Gil McVean, Peter Donnelly
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Genomics plc aiming to lead the genomic transformation of healthcare.


Alethiomics

FoundersAdam Mead, Bethan Psaila
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Alethiomics is a biotech company harnessing the power of single-cell multi-omic technology to discover & develop treatment for blood cancer.


Oxford BioMedica

FoundersAlan Kingsman, Susan Kingsman
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Oxford BioMedica is a pioneer of gene and cell therapy, with a leading industry position in lentiviral vector and cell therapy research.


Neuro-Bio

FoundersSusan Greenfield
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Neuro-Bio is a British pharmaceutical company


​Oxford Vacmedix

FoundersShisong Jiang
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Develop therapeutic agents for the treatment of cancer .


Chronos Therapeutics

FoundersUnknown
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Chronos Therapeutics is a drug development company focused on the development of drugs for the treatment of age-related diseases.


Ochre Bio

FoundersJack O’meara, Quin Wills
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Ochre Bio is a biotechnology company that develops and builds a deep phenotyping platform to rejuvenate transplant livers.


Circadian Therapeutics

FoundersRussell Foster
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Circadian Therapeutics is a Pharmaceutical company.


Argonaut Therapeutics

FoundersNick La Thangue
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Argonaut Therapeutics is a precision therapeutics company that was established to develop epigenetically-acting drugs which target abnormal.


MitoDys Therapeutics Ltd

FoundersSteven Zimmer
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A start-up ‘virtual’ company that aims to discover and develop highly innovative therapeutic agents.


coding.bio

FoundersSimon Bornschein
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AI for Cell Therapy


OxVax

FoundersMarcelo Bravo
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OxVax focused on the development of an advanced next-generation dendritic cell vaccine platform for the treatment of solid tumor cancers.


PowderMed

FoundersClive Dix, John Beadle, Robin Marriott
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PowderMed developed the Particle Mediated Epidermal Delivery (PMED) technology.


The Native Antigen Company

FoundersUnknown
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The Native Antigen specialises in the development and manufacture of native and recombinant viral and bacterial antigens, antibodies.


Mayfield Clinic

FoundersUnknown
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Mayfield Clinic offers face-to-face consultations for physiotherapy, general, sexual, mental, women’s, and men’s health issues.

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