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Nykode Therapeutics CEO after another million-dollar deal: We have no competitors

Nykode Therapeutics – formerly Vaccibody – is not up for sale despite the fact that some of the world's biggest biotech businesses are fawning over its technology. CEO Michael Engsig says that they're open to partnerships, even though the company is economically sorted for the future.

Michael Engsig began his career in Norwegian Vaccibody as COO. Today, he has sealed another million.dollar deal as the company's CEO. | Photo: Vaccibody / PR

Some of the biggest biotech players in the world are swarming around the Norwegian company Nykode Therapeutics, which was named Vaccibody until yesterday.

The name change came alongside a fresh new deal with the US-based Regeneron, which could result in USD 875m going to Nykode Therapeutics's development and commercial efforts within cancer vaccines and infectious diseases.

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