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Biotech/Pharma - Finance, Start-Up
Aira.IO Closes $2.5 Million Series A Financing To Deliver Intelligent Assistive Technology 2/4/2016
Pioneer Pear Therapeutics Raises $20 Million 2/4/2016
Startup LAM Therapeutics Nabs $40 Million and Announces Two Clinical-Stage Programs in Rare Diseases and Cancer 2/3/2016
Galera Ups Series B Financing to $42 Million 2/3/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)-Backed VC Firm Medicxi Launches $250 Million Fund for Life Science Startups 2/2/2016
Top 20 Life Science Startups to Watch in the U.S. 1/28/2016
The Bay Area's Secretive Adicet Bio Raises $51 Million and Buys Israel-based Applied Immune Technologies 1/27/2016
Former Biogen (BIIB) Exec's Startup Codiak BioSciences Bags Another $61 Million, Totaling $92 Million for Exosome Research 1/26/2016
World's Richest Doctor's Startup NantCell Rakes in Another $57 Million 1/26/2016
Biotech Products Service & Research Launches General Surgical Subsidiary 1/22/2016
Minnesota’s Medical Alley Raises Record-Setting $434.9 Million In 2015 1/21/2016
Theracos Snags $25 Million for Diabetes Drug 1/18/2016
Actuated Medical, ENTvantage Diagnostics Snag Seed Funding for Pediatric Med Devices 1/15/2016
Bay Area's Kodiak Sciences Rakes in $34 Million to Fuel Retina Pipeline 1/12/2016
Illumina (ILMN) Raises $100 Million with Amazon (AMZN)’s Bezos, Bill Gates and Others to Launch Pan-Cancer Test Company Grail 1/12/2016
Illumina (ILMN) Forms New Company To Enable Early Cancer Detection via Blood-Based Screening 1/11/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Pumps $46 Million into Four Early-Stage Drug Firms 1/11/2016
SSF's Iconic Therapeutics Closes $40 Million Series C Financing 1/11/2016
New Year, New Startup C4 Therapeutics Launches with $73 Million Series A Financing 1/7/2016
NextCure, New Immuno-Oncology Firm, Announces $67 Million Series A Financing 1/7/2016
Big Shot Biotechs Like Eli Lilly (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), and AbbVie (ABBV) Bet $48 Million on Startup Petra Pharma 1/7/2016
Massachusetts Startup Scholar Rock Scores $36 Million to Move Drug to First Clinical Trial 1/5/2016
Entac Medical Announces Funding Of Series A Round 1/5/2016
Dublin Startup Biosortia Raises Cash and Moves HQ to San Diego for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Incubator But Expects to Expand in Ohio as Well 1/4/2016
OrbiMed Launches $950 Million Venture Capital Fund 12/23/2015
Assurex Health Secures $15 Million in New Financing With a Series D Extension 12/22/2015
InnFocus Closes $33.9 Million Series C Financing 12/22/2015
Immunocore Raises $5 Million Series A Financing To Advance Novel Cancer Immunotherapies 12/21/2015
Neural Analytics Raises $10 MM Series A 12/21/2015
Poseida Therapeutics Announces Series A Financing 12/16/2015
Hallux Announces Closing Of $7.1 Million Series A Financing 12/16/2015
X4 Pharma Uses $37.5 Million to Push Cancer Therapies into Human Trials 12/15/2015
Syncona And UCLB Launch Freeline Therapeutics To Develop Gene Therapies For Bleeding Disorders 12/14/2015
Massachusetts-Based Startup Allena Pharma Banks $53 Million 12/9/2015
Rubius Therapeutics Springs Out of Flagship VentureLabs to Take on PKU with Red Cell Therapeutics 12/9/2015
Sofinnova Partners Raises a $324 Million Biotech Startup Fund 12/9/2015
San Diego Startup Enlibrium Reels In $15 Million Series A 12/7/2015
Nemucore Medical Innovations Completes Series A Financing 12/7/2015
UCSF Spinoff, Bay Area’s Neurona Therapeutics, Launches With $23.5 Million Series A Round 12/4/2015
With Almost $100 Million in Financing, Bay Area’s True North Therapeutics Jumps Into Immune System Clinical Trials 12/4/2015
With Deep Scientific and Executive Bench and $53 Million in Series B Funds, ORIC Pharma Ready to Hit A Home Run 12/3/2015
Seattle Startup Nohla Therapeutics Launches With $20 Million to Build on Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Cord-Blood Work 12/3/2015
With Former GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Cancer Chief at Its Helm, Kesios Therapeutics Locks In $28.5 Million 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About PrEP Biopharm 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About CRISPR 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About NantCell 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Arivale 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Ovid 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Spero 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Aeglea 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Semma Therapeutics 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Zymergen 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Adrenergics 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Alzheon 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About CadheRx 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Calporta 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Silarus Therapeutics 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Thyritope Biosciences 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Checkmate 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Metacrine 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Qura Therapeutics 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About True North Therapeutics 12/2/2015
What You Need to Know About Corvus Pharma 12/2/2015
Soliton Raises $9 Million in Stealth Mode 12/1/2015
San Francisco's Symic Biomedical Nabs $25 Million from Eli Lilly (LLY)'s Venture Arm and $1.5 Million from NIH 12/1/2015
Velicept Therapeutics Banks $21 Million 12/1/2015
Sanofi (SNY)'s Ex-Chief Viehbacher Launches Boston Pharma With $600 Million 11/20/2015
Former Biogen (BIIB) Exec Doug Williams to Head Startup Codiak BioSciences 11/18/2015
Stealth New Startup MicroMedicine Raising $35 Million for Wound Care 11/16/2015
Elminda Raises $28 Million In Series C Financing To Accelerate Its BNA Technology Adoption 11/16/2015
The Jackson Laboratory Spinout Cyteir Therapeutics Announces $5.5 Million Series A Financing Round 11/6/2015
Janssen Research & Development To Showcase Growing Portfolio With More Than 40 Data Presentations At The 2015 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting 11/5/2015
Exclusive: Evelo CEO Talks Company Launch, $35 Million Funding Round 11/4/2015
Solid GT Raises $42.5 Million in Series B Financing 11/3/2015
DNAe Banks $38 Million to Fund Development of Pioneering Point-of-Need IVD for Serious Blood Infections 11/2/2015
Qvella Banks $20 Million in Series A Financing 10/29/2015
Lilly Asia Venture Dumps $15 Million into MabSpace Biosciences 10/29/2015
What You Need to Know About RJS Biologics 10/28/2015
Personal Genome Diagnostics Locks in $21.4 Million in Series A 10/28/2015
Turnstone Biologics Nabs $11.3 Million Series A 10/28/2015
Tumor-Spotting Startup Enlitic Nabs $10 Million in Funding 10/28/2015
Cardionomic Banks $20 Million to Develop Heart Failure Therapy 10/27/2015
After Last Year’s $587.5 Million Deal With Allergan (AGN), TARIS Biomedical Relaunches With $32 Million Investment Round 10/27/2015
TAI Diagnostics Closes $8.2M Series A Financing 10/23/2015
With High-Powered Backing, Bay Area Vitesse Biologics is 'Getting Up to Speed' 10/23/2015
LabCentral Founders and Cambridge BioLabs Plot a $150 Million Venture Fund For Biotech Startups 10/22/2015
Clovis Oncology (CLVS) Execs Launch Gritstone Oncology with $102 Million Series A Round 10/21/2015
Bay Area's ForSight Vision5 Grabs Another $8 Million 10/20/2015
Surgical Theater Nabs $9 Million Series A Funding Round 10/19/2015
Vittamed Nabs $10 Million for Commercialization of Non-Invasive ICP System 10/19/2015
Third Rock Ventures and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)’s SR One Launch Decibel Therapeutics With $52 Million, Expect to Hire 50-60 By Year End 10/16/2015
23andMe Raises $115 Million in Series E Financing Led by Fidelity Management & Research Company 10/15/2015
Medical Device Startup Biolectrics Raises Nearly $1M To Eliminate The Pain Of Gum Disease 10/15/2015
Bay Area Startup Lyra Health Closes $35 Million Series A Round, Plans Launch of Employer-Facing Mental Health Services Platform for Q1 2016 10/14/2015
Galera Raises $37 Million in Series B Financing 10/14/2015
EMBL Ventures Co-leads Luxendo Series A Financing Round 10/14/2015
Impel NeuroPharma Closes First Tranche of Series B Financing 10/14/2015
Symmetry Medical (SMA) Scores $30K Crowdfunding Goal to Support Anti-Obesity Compound 10/14/2015
Cambridge's Ultivue Scores $5.15 Million Series A Financing 10/13/2015
Cambridge Startup Quartet Medicine Bags $23.25 Million Series A Financing 10/7/2015
Third Rock Ventures Leads Formation of Neon Therapeutics with $55 Million Series A Round 10/2/2015
AMO Pharma Snags $25 Million 9/30/2015
InnFocus Bags $32.8 Million 9/30/2015
Accelerator Completes $62.8 Million Financing Round to Fund Biotech Startups 9/30/2015
Therachon Bags $35 Million Financing 9/30/2015
Auris Surgical Robotics Nabs $150 Million in Funding, Remains Mum on Use of Financing 9/25/2015
Former BioVex CEO Who Sold to Amgen (AMGN) for $1 Billion Raises $30 Million for Replimune 9/25/2015
Former Genzyme CEO Henri Termeer Leads $10 Million Series B for Autoimmune Company Artax Biopharma 9/22/2015
Berkeley Lights Emerges from Stealth Mode with $90 Million in the Bank 9/21/2015
Bay Area Tascent Emerges With $18.5 Million Series A Round 9/18/2015
Novadip Nabs EUR 28 Million to Advance Breakthrough Cell Therapy Pipeline 9/10/2015
With Ex-InterMune (ITMN) Exec at Its Helm, AveXis Scores $65 Million 9/9/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Sets Up Biotech Incubator for 50 Startups in Toronto 9/9/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Takes a Bigger Stake in Socal Startup Set Point With $15 Million Funding Round 9/8/2015
X4 Pharma Bags $37.5 Million in Funding, Backed by Former Genzyme Execs 9/3/2015
Intellia Closes on $70 Million Series B Round, Plans to Hire 20 9/1/2015
Providence Medical Tech Announces New Financing of $12 Million 8/26/2015
FluGen Closes $12 Million Series A Financing 8/25/2015
DynoSense Closes $9.4 Million Series A Funding Round 8/25/2015
North Carolina's Hatteras Venture Scores $90 Million Life Sciences, Health IT Fund 8/24/2015
Kindara to Hire, Nabs $5.3 Million to Support Fertility Monitoring Tools 8/21/2015
PE Firm Aisling Plots $400 Million Life Sciences Fund 8/21/2015
Telesta Therapeutics Bags $28.6 Million 8/20/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Forms New Bay Area Firm Helix With $100 Million 8/20/2015
Bay Area Startup Orbus Nabs $32.5 Million Series A 8/20/2015
Boston Startup Wave Life Sciences Nabs $66 Million 8/19/2015
Rhythm Metabolic Banks $40 Million Series A 8/13/2015
Checkmate Comes Out of Stealth Mode With $20 Million and Ex-Sarepta (SRPT) Exec as Its Leader 8/13/2015
Former Teva (TEVA) CEO Banks $75 Million for Neurology Startup Ovid 8/13/2015
Former Retrophin (RTRX) CEO Nabs $90 Million for Startup Turing Pharma 8/10/2015
SoCal Startup Metacrine Raises $36 Million and Taps Executive Leadership to Tackle Diabetes Research 8/6/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Bankrolls Three New Startups for Genomics Accelerator 8/5/2015
Eximo Medical Announces Completion Of Its Series A Round To Be Used To Perform First In Human (FIH) Clinical Trial In Europe And Israel 7/29/2015
Mereo Launches With $119 Million, Three Drugs from Novartis AG (NVS) and a Partnership with ICON 7/29/2015
XlerateHealth Accelerator Announces Incoming Third Cohort 7/29/2015
Deerfield Management Launches $550 Million Biotech Fund 7/29/2015
Boston Synthetic Bio Startup Ginkgo BioWorks Grabs $45 Million to Take on Bay Area's Zymergen 7/23/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Spinout Scores More Money From Pfizer (PFE), SV Life Sciences 7/16/2015
Biotech Pioneer's Arivale, Banks $36 Million Series B, Trying to Pick Up Where 23andMe Left Off 7/14/2015
Aptimmune Biologics Raises $2.75 Million Of Series A Funding Led By Arsenal Capital Management 7/10/2015
Medtech Firms Froth as VC Firm BioStar Ventures Banks $68.8 Million 7/9/2015
Ex-Pharmacyclics (PCYC) CEO Banks $33.5 Million for Startup Corvus Pharma 7/7/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Spinout PrEP Biopharm Raising $25 Million 6/18/2015
Cure Forward Receives $15 Million In Series A Financing 6/18/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pours $95 Million into Cell Research Institute in Quest for New Drugs 6/18/2015
Avalon and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Bankroll Three More Biotech Startups 6/17/2015
Bay Area's Zymergen Snags $44 Million 6/16/2015
MIT Phenom's Science Cranks Out Another Startup XTuit Pharma 6/11/2015
LEERINK Capital Partners And Revelation Partners Announce Strategic Partnership And Close of $192 Million Healthcare Fund 6/11/2015
Life Science Firms Froth as VC Firm Clarus Ventures Nabs Another $500 Million 6/10/2015
Merck & Co. (MRK), New England Patriots Owner Wager $30 Million on Cambridge Startup, Spero 6/9/2015
Soon-Shiong Nails $75 Million for Another Startup 6/5/2015
Rumor Has It: San Francisco's Foresite Capital Closing Out $450 Million Life Science Fund 6/1/2015
Pronutria Bags $39M for Research, Possible Staff Expansion and Recruits Two Ex-Vertex (VRTX) Execs 5/28/2015
QR Pharma Issues $5.7 Million Of Series A Preferred Stock 5/26/2015
Three Former Genentech (RHHBY) Researchers Launch Neuroscience Company Denali Therapeutics With $217 Million 5/18/2015
World's Richest Doctor Banks Another $100 Million for Cancer-Focused Startup NantBioscience 5/15/2015
Life Science Startups Froth as VC Firm MPM Capital Closes $400 Million Funding Round 5/14/2015
NuSirt Raises $6 Million In Series C Funding 5/13/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), University of North Carolina Set Up $20 Million Spinoff to Find a Cure for HIV/AIDS 5/12/2015
Precision BioSciences Bags $25.6 Million Series A 5/11/2015
Startup Symbiomix Grabs $41 Million to Fund Trial for a Newish Old Antibiotic 5/7/2015
Bay Area MyoKardia Snags $46 Million in Series B Financing Amid Rumors of Future IPO 5/1/2015
Despite Patent Battle Worth Billions, CRISPR Raises $64 Million in Series A & B Rounds 4/30/2015
Boston Startup Intarcia Nabs $225 Million in New Financing, Looks to Double Employment 4/29/2015
Bay Area Startup Spirox Snags $18.5 Million to Advance Nasal Surgery Device 4/24/2015
Stealth SoCal Startup Metacrine Eyes $33 Million and Talent-Cash From Seragon Alums? 4/22/2015
New York VC Firm Oberland Capital Secures $425 Million for Life Sciences, Medtech 4/22/2015
Brandon Capital Partners Dedicates $200 Million to Seeking the Next Big Thing 4/20/2015
Boston VC Firm Atlas Venture Set Sights on Biotech Startups With $280 Million Fund and New Home 4/17/2015
This San Francisco Startup Wants to be the Salesforce of Biotech 4/16/2015
Life Science Start-Ups Salivate, As NEA Announces Record-Setting $3.1B Funds 4/16/2015
Clyde Biosciences, A Leading Drug Toxicity Testing Company, Closes Series A Investment 4/14/2015
StemBioSys Closes $8 Million Series A Financing 4/14/2015
Belgian Start-Up UgenTec Receives Funding From European Investors 4/10/2015
Raising $10M in Series A, Alzheon CEO Bets He Can Beat Biogen (BIIB) With World's First Alzheimer's Drug 4/8/2015
True North Therapeutics CEO Delivers With $35 Million to Take Lead Candidate Into Clinical Trial 4/7/2015
Euclises Pharmaceuticals Completes Financing Round 4/7/2015
Bay Area's Lux Capital Banks $350 Million to Back Daring Life Science Entrepreneurs With a Futuristic Vision 4/6/2015
Ex-Teva (TEVA) CEO Levin Finds New Home at Neuro Startup Ovid Therapeutics, As It Raises $5M 3/27/2015
Early-Stage Biotech Star Flagship Ventures Scores $537M for New Fund 3/26/2015
Led By Ex-Elan (ELN) Execs, Malin Rakes in $350 Million and Looks to Invest in Viamet, Novan Therapeutics 3/25/2015
Boston Startup Semma Therapeutics Reels in $44 Million; In Process of Hiring and Leasing Lab Space 3/25/2015
Eli Lilly (LLY),Novartis AG (NVS)-Backed Startup, Aeglea, Nabs $44 Million 3/23/2015
Big Name VCs Dump $80 Million Into Bay Area Startup Allergen Research 3/13/2015
Led By a Serial Biotech Entrepreneur, Kura Oncology Forges Pact With Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Unit and Bags $60 Million to Work on Shelved Drug 3/13/2015
Diagnosis Of Rare Genetic Diseases Receives A Boost As Congenica Gains £2M SBRI Award To Fast-Track Technology For Gene-Disease Interpretation 3/11/2015
iBIO Institute’s PROPEL Startups Raise Over $30 Million In 2014, Total Capital Raised Surpasses $140 Million 3/6/2015
Stanford University Spinout Alkahest Lands $37.5 Million Investment 3/5/2015
Backed By Investors Like Ex-Genzyme (GENZ) CEO, Aura Biosciences Locks In $21 Million 3/5/2015
Bay Area's Tricida Scores $30 Million 3/4/2015
Massachusetts Startup Macrolide Pharma Launches With $22 Million in Pocket 3/4/2015
Fannin Partners, LLC Release: Houston Biotech Firm Closes $7.3 Million Fundraising Round 3/4/2015
Vascular Pharmaceuticals Completes $9 Million Expansion Of Series A Financing 3/3/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Accelerator Locks in $40 Million to Back Startups 2/26/2015
Ousted Retrophin (RTRX) CEO Martin Shkreli Launches Turing Pharma 2/26/2015
Cambridge Startup Pronutria Nabs $28.3 Million From Five Investors 2/19/2015
Nascent Biotech Inc. Raises $1.2 Million In Initial Funding 2/19/2015
Novartis AG (NVS)-Backed Startup Merganser Biotech Reels in $28 Million 2/19/2015
Partikula Announces $5 Million Series A Funding To Develop Novel First-In-Class Mitochondrial Targeted Therapeutics 2/18/2015