About Us

Nektar Therapeutics is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapies which selectively modulate the immune system to treat cancer, autoimmune disorders, and chronic inflammatory conditions. We are applying our deep understanding of immunology and unparalleled expertise in polymer chemistry to create unique, highly-selective medicines with optimal therapeutic benefit.

Our success is rooted in four key elements:

  • Our proven track record of discovering and delivering a portfolio of life-changing medicines commercialized globally by our pharmaceutical partners
  • Our targeted portfolio of one-of-a-kind, highly-selective therapeutics which modulate the immune system to advance the treatment of cancer, autoimmune disorders, and chronic inflammatory conditions
  • Our deep understanding of immunology and industry-leading expertise in polymer chemistry which fuel our discovery engine
  • Our team of dedicated scientists, clinicians, and employees dedicated to bringing new medicines to patients with debilitating diseases