Synta Pharmaceuticals

  www.syntapharma.com
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Synta Pharmaceuticals Reviews

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Synta Pharmaceuticals President, CEO, and Director Safi R. Bahcall
Safi R. Bahcall
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    Good science, great scientists

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, MA

    I worked at Synta Pharmaceuticals

    Pros

    Synta is based on very solid science and attracts a lot of good and talented scientists. You have a chance to contribute a lot, and you learn a lot. Good teamwork and good teamplay after work.

    Cons

    BizDev wasn't as successful as they could be. Sometimes Senior Management was building castles in the sky which couldn't stand reality checks.
    Being a medium-size company doesn't allow Synta to promote people within unless someone leaves (which may force some people to leave looking for greener pastures).

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Website www.syntapharma.com
Headquarters Lexington, MA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 2001
Type Company - Public (SNTA)
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue Less than $1 million (USD) per year

Synta Pharmaceuticals doesn't fill stockings, but it might eventually fill the medical need of treating cancer. The drug development company has a handful of candidates in clinical and pre-clinical development stages. Its ganetespib and elesclomol compounds are in clinical trials as possible treatments for several types of cancer, including non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), acute myeloid leukemia, melanoma, and rectal, pancreatic, ovarian, prostate, and breast cancers. Synta's preclinical research efforts include potential therapies for autoimmune diseases, transplant... More

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