Partnering to create best-in-class medicines for
patients

Great partnerships form a core part of our corporate strategy and allow us to better unlock innovation.

BeiGene

Collaboration with BeiGene for the research, development, and commercialization of ZW25 and ZW49 in Asia (excluding Japan), Australia, and New Zealand and also the research, development, and commercialization of up to three bispecific antibody therapeutics globally enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ and EFECT™ platforms.


Bristol-Myers Squibb

Collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb (originally with Celgene) for the research, development, and commercialization of up to ten bispecific antibody therapeutics enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ platform.


Daiichi Sankyo

Collaboration with Daiichi Sankyo for the research, development, and commercialization of up to three total bispecific antibody therapeutics enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ and EFECT™ platforms. Zymeworks also obtained rights to develop antibody therapeutics using certain Daiichi Sankyo’s immuno-oncology antibodies.


Eli Lilly

Collaboration with Eli Lilly for the research, development, and commercialization of a bispecific immuno-oncology therapeutic enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ platform.


GlaxoSmithKline

Collaboration with GSK for the further development of Zymeworks’ EFECT™ platform through the design, engineering, and testing of novel engineered Fc domains tailored to induce specific antibody-mediated immune responses. Both GSK and Zymeworks will have the right to develop and commercialize therapeutic antibody candidates incorporating the optimized immune-modulating Fc domains.

Collaboration with GSK for the research, development, and commercialization of up to six bispecific antibody therapeutics, including for applications in infectious diseases, enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ platform.


Iconic Therapeutics

Collaboration with Iconic for the research, development, and commercialization of ICON-2 tissue factor ADC for cancer enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary ZymeLink™ platform.


Johnson & Johnson

Collaboration with Johnson & Johnson (Janssen Biotech, Inc.) for the research, development, and commercialization of up to six bispecific antibody therapeutics enabled using Zymeworks' Azymetric™ and EFECT™ platforms.


Leo Pharma

Collaboration with LEO Pharma for the discovery, development, and commercialization of bispecific antibody therapeutics targeting cytokine-receptor pathways enabled using Zymeworks’ proprietary Azymetric™ and EFECT™ platforms. LEO Pharma to retain rights in dermatology indications while Zymeworks retains rights in all other therapeutic areas.


Merck

Collaboration with Merck for the research, development, and commercialization of up to three bispecific antibody therapeutics enabled using Zymeworks’ Azymetric™ and EFECT™ platforms.