genOway est membre de Lyonbiopôle

General information


- Lyon

Incorporated in: 1999/03/01

Number of employees: 100

Turnover: €10M (in 2019)

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Main activity

Founded in 1999, genOway is a global biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of unique, innovative genetically modified mouse, rat and cell line models for fundamental, preclinical and clinical research. Based on its core business and leading expertise in custom-designed models, the company invests in cancer research, with a growing catalog of currently over 30 translational models for immuno-oncology and immunotherapy. genOway holds all relevant licenses on patented technologies used for its model creation, including the exclusive license under Merck’s foundational CRISPR/Cas9 patents portfolio, which enables the company to guarantee its clients FTO, freedom to operate. Headquartered in Lyon, France, genOway is an international team that employs passionate and dedicated people from 18 nationalities. Its clients include 380 academic institutions and 170 life sciences companies, with 17 of the top 20 pharma, and genOway strives to become the preferred partner of all scientists seeking innovative and reliable research tools. For more information, visit


Stock exchange listing: Alternext : 2007

Products / Services / Technologies

Strategic area of application
Medical Technologies

Application market
Immune, AutoIm & Inflam. diseases - Neurological diseases - Oncology

Therapeutics, Pharma or Biotech