Sector: Health Technology
Industry: Pharmaceuticals: Major
CEO: Mark A. Velleca
Description: G1 Therapeutics, Inc. develops drugs for cancer treatment. It is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery and development of novel therapies to address significant unmet needs in oncology. The company was founded by Kwok-Kin Wong and Norman E. Sharpless on May 19, 2008 and is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC.