San Francisco, California (Rinat)
- State-of-the-art facility with specialized laboratories and equipment
Functions: Discovery, Protein Engineering and Biology
Primary Therapeutic Areas: Oncology, Cancer immunology, Pain, Inflammation, Cardiovascular, Metabolic and Endocrine disorders
Key Technologies: Protein-based Therapeutics
Rinat is dedicated to developing new protein-based therapeutics to improve human life. Rinat researchers use the latest scientific knowledge and apply novel approaches to discover new ways of treating disease. Cooperation and support for a high level of scientific freedom is encouraged to find the best answers to biological questions. Rinat was formed in 2001 as an independent, private biotech company. In 2006, it was acquired by Pfizer, and is the biotechnology unit within Pfizer Worldwide Research & Development, dedicated to doing its part to fulfill Pfizer's mission of working together for a healthier world. Located in South San Francisco, California, Rinat provides the feel of a small company with the resources of a large pharmaceutical company in the heart of the biotech capital of the world.
Research at Rinat incorporates the disciplines of protein engineering and biology, and our scientists work closely to bring novel protein-based therapeutics from the bench through to the clinic.