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Our Mission

At Mantis, we believe that one day cancer will be completely eliminated.
Our mission is to develop innovative immunotherapies that harness the power of bacteria to kill cancer. We are working with dedication, because we believe that our technology can cure patients and save lives.

Leiden Bio Science Park

Mantis therapeutics is located inside the Leiden Bio Science Park, close to several other drug developing companies, the Leiden University and large pharmaceutical companies like Janssen, Takeda, Olympus and BMS. In this environment, directed towards innovation, we are developing our technology and growing as a company. 

Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research

Mantis Therapeutics is a spin-out of the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research. The technology concerning our lead drug candidate BaCure, was licensed from this academic institution. 

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