OXB is a specialist, advanced-therapy, lentivirus vector biopharma company. It offers vector manufacturing and development services and has a proprietary drug pipeline. In addition to LentiVector® service contracts, OXB receives royalties on commercial therapies developed by its partners using the LentiVector platform. A partnership deal structure was established with Novartis for KymriahPPPTM in 2017,PP followed by a collaboration with Bioverativ in February 2018 and by out-licensing its Parkinson’s disease gene-therapy to Axovant in June 2018. In August, OXB announced a second 2018 collaboration agreement, for cystic fibrosis gene-therapy.