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Volastra Therapeutics, Inc.

Volastra Therapeutics is a biotechnology company developing novel therapies for the treatment of metastatic cancers.  The company focuses on developing therapies for metastatic cancers by targeting key pathways related to chromosomal instability, a hallmark of cancer metastasis. The majority of oncology therapeutics target alterations widely found in primary tumors while metastasis is responsible for approximately 90% of cancer deaths. Volastra hopes to change the treatment paradigm for patients by developing novel therapeutics specifically tailored to advanced disease.

Location: New York, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019