- compelled by the need to accomplish a goal; very hard-working and ambitious.
- a company that relentlessly pursues solutions that change the lives of patients with cancer.
Drive a new era of bold thinking in oncology by pioneering improved treatment options that transform lives…one patient at a time…
…until cancer is no more.
What’s in the name “Athenex”?
The name Athenex (pronounced “uh-THEE-neks”) is based on Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, strategic warfare, strength, the arts, crafts, and skill. Athena was praised for her compassion and generosity. She embodied wisdom and rational thought. In the spirit of Athena, we maintain a fearless dedication to improving the treatment of cancer.