Deciphera Pharmaceuticals company info

What does Deciphera Pharmaceuticals do?
Deciphera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DCPH) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of important new medicines to improve the lives of people with cancer. The company's innovative approach is centered on a deep understanding of kinase biology and kinase inhibitors, a class of drugs known for their ability to block key enzyme targets involved in cancer and other diseases. Deciphera is engaged in advancing a diverse pipeline of drug candidates that aim to address unmet needs in the treatment of various cancers, with a keen focus on developing targeted therapies that tackle resistant and difficult-to-treat cancers. The main objective of Deciphera is to bring breakthrough treatments to patients by pushing the boundaries of science and pioneering new pathways to fight cancer.
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What sector is Deciphera Pharmaceuticals in?

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Health Care

Where is the head office for Deciphera Pharmaceuticals ?

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Head Office
Waltham, United States

What year was Deciphera Pharmaceuticals founded?

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Year Founded
What does Deciphera Pharmaceuticals specialise in?
/Cancer Therapeutics /Drug Development /Targeted Oncology /Kinase Inhibitors /Medical Research /Clinical Trials

What are the products and/or services of Deciphera Pharmaceuticals ?

Overview of Deciphera Pharmaceuticals offerings
QINLOCK (ripretinib), a kinase inhibitor approved for the treatment of advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) after prior therapy with 3 or more kinase inhibitors.
DCC-2618, an investigational drug targeting a broad spectrum of KIT and PDGFRA mutations in gastrointestinal stromal tumors, aimed at overcoming resistance to current treatments.
Rebastinib, in development as a combination therapy with chemotherapy for the treatment of solid tumors, focusing on inhibiting TIE2-mediated angiogenesis.
DCC-3014, targeting the CSF1R pathway, is being explored for potential use in various tumor types and tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT), aiming at tumor microenvironment modulation.
Vimseltinib (DCC-3014) for the treatment of tenosynovial giant cell tumor, focusing on inhibiting the CSF-1R pathway, aiming to reduce tumor size and alleviate symptoms.
An extensive pipeline focusing on kinase inhibitor technologies intended for the development of treatments across a broad range of cancers.

Who is in the executive team of Deciphera Pharmaceuticals ?

Deciphera Pharmaceuticals leadership team
  • Mr. Steven L. Hoerter
    Mr. Steven L. Hoerter
    President, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Thomas Patrick Kelly J.D.
    Mr. Thomas Patrick Kelly J.D.
    Executive VP, CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Daniel C. Martin
    Mr. Daniel C. Martin
    Senior VP & Chief Commercial Officer
  • Dr. Matthew L. Sherman M.D.
    Dr. Matthew L. Sherman M.D.
    Executive VP & Chief Medical Officer
  • Dr. Kevin  Brodbeck Ph.D.
    Dr. Kevin Brodbeck Ph.D.
    Senior VP & Chief Technical Officer
  • Dr. Dashyant  Dhanak Ph.D.
    Dr. Dashyant Dhanak Ph.D.
    Executive VP & Chief Scientific Officer
  • Jennifer  Larson
    Jennifer Larson
    Senior Vice President of Finance & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Held J.D.
    Mr. Jeffrey M. Held J.D.
    Senior VP & General Counsel