Alloy Therapeutics Named Official Partner of the New England Free Jacks
Alloy Therapeutics is the Official Jersey Sponsor of Free Jacks for the 2021 Major League Rugby Season
BOSTON — April 27, 2021 – Alloy Therapeutics, a Lexington, MA-based a biotechnology ecosystem company empowering the global scientific community to make better medicines together, was today announced as an Official Partner of the New England Free Jacks. As part of the exciting partnership, Alloy Therapeutics will prominently feature on the front of the Free Jacks primary and alternate Major League Rugby jerseys.
“Alloy is an innovative and exciting partner for the Free Jacks. We share a commitment to making the world a better place,” commented Alex Magleby, Free Jacks Co-Founder and CEO. “Alloy recognizes the strength of bringing people together and we are looking forward to this unifying approach at the Free Jacks with Alloy lighting the way on the front of our beautiful match jerseys.”
Alloy Therapeutics seeks to lower the barriers to making medicine and empower a new wave of drug discovery by democratizing access to tools, technologies, services, and company creation capabilities that are foundational for discovery and developing new medicines. Since its formation in 2017, Alloy’s ecosystem has grown to include over 70 partners of the ATX-Gx™ platform for human antibody discovery, and the formation of multiple new biotechnology companies.
“The Free Jacks culture embraces the values of collaboration, humility, and ambition— which are reflected in Alloy’s mission to transform how drugs are developed and ultimately bring better treatments to patients,’” said Errik Anderson, CEO and founder of Alloy Therapeutics and co-founder, owner, and chairman of the Free Jacks. “As a biotechnology ecosystem company, we understand the importance of community and value of bringing people together around shared beliefs. The coming together of Alloy and the Free Jacks is a partnership built on common values of making the world a better place.”
The Free Jacks begin their 2021 Major League Rugby campaign on March 20th in Los Angeles. The New England-based professional rugby team played its home opener at Union Point Stadium in Weymouth, Mass., on April 3rd against the Utah Warriors. Alloy welcomes its partners and their friends and families to join us at the Free Jacks home matches this season in the Alloy VIP area to enjoy some casual time together talking about how Alloy can help make medicine together.
About Alloy Therapeutics: Alloy Therapeutics is a biotechnology ecosystem company empowering the global scientific community to make better medicines together. Through a community of partners, Alloy democratizes access to tools, technologies, services, and company creation capabilities that are foundational for discovering and developing therapeutic biologics. The company facilitates affordable, non-exclusive access to the entire drug discovery community from academic scientists, small and medium biotech, to the largest biopharma. Alloy’s lead offering, the ATX-Gx™ platform, is a human therapeutic antibody discovery platform consisting of a growing suite of proprietary transgenic mice strains. Founded in 2017 and privately funded by visionary investors, Alloy is headquartered in Boston, MA with European labs in Cambridge, UK. As a reflection of Alloy’s relentless commitment to the scientific community, Alloy reinvests 100% of its revenue in innovation and access to innovation.
About New England Free Jacks: The Free Jacks are an aspiring and innovative live events, media, and consumer products organization. The core brand in the portfolio is The New England Free Jacks, the humble hard-working free-spirited professional rugby team competing in the emergent and exhilarating Major League Rugby (MLR), the premier North American professional rugby competition. For more information, please visit www.FreeJacks.com
Major League Rugby: Major League Rugby (MLR) is a professional rugby league, launched in April 2018. It is an initiative of the American rugby community, in partnership with private investors, who believe that American rugby can thrive at the highest levels—as a commercial enterprise; as an influential player on the international scene; and as a participation sport at the youth and senior level. MLR is the pinnacle of American rugby, and provides a rallying point for local communities, a focal point for American rugby fans, and an aspirational destination for young athletes. For more information, please visit https://www.majorleague.rugby/.