XCUR - Exicure, Inc.

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Exicure, Inc.

8045 Lamon Avenue
Suite 410
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

Full Time Employees33

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Chad A. Mirkin Ph.D.Co-Founder & Chairman165kN/A1964
Dr. David A. GiljohannCEO & Director524.26kN/A1981
Mr. David S. SnyderChief Financial Officer459.45kN/A1960
Dr. Matthias G. SchroffChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Exicure, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company, develops gene regulatory and immuno-oncology therapeutics based on spherical nucleic acid (SNA) technology. Its three clinical programs include AST-008, which is in a Phase I clinical trial, an SNA consisting of toll-like receptor 9 that is designed for immuno-oncology applications; XCUR17, which is in a Phase I clinical trial, an SNA that targets the messenger RNA (mRNA) encoding interleukin 17 receptor alpha, a protein that helps in the initiation and maintenance of psoriasis; and AST-005, which is in a Phase I clinical trial, an SNA that targets TNF for the treatment of mild to moderate psoriasis. The company has collaboration agreement with Purdue Pharma L.P. Purdue Pharma for the development of AST-005; and license and development agreement DERMELIX, LLC, d/b/a Dermelix Biotherapeutics to research, develop, and commercialize Exicure's technology for the treatment of Netherton Syndrome and for five additional rare skin indications. Exicure, Inc. was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Skokie, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Exicure, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.