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Appili Raises $3.2 Million In Seed Round 5/25/2016
Shanghai's HighLight Capital Raising $229 Million For Healthcare Fund 5/24/2016
OrbiMed Launches $307 Million Fund to Focus on Israeli Life Science Firms 5/24/2016
BrightWater Medical Medical Closes Series A Financing 5/24/2016
WI Harper Closes $175 Million Venture Fund For US-Asia Investments 5/19/2016
University of North Carolina Spinout G1 Therapeutics Locks in $47 Million Series C Financing 5/12/2016
EnBiotix Closes Series A Financing; Forms EnBiotix (Brasil) Ltda. in Deal with Wired Holdings 5/12/2016
Oxford University Spinout OxStem Nabs Record £16.9 Million in Funding to Design Stem Cell Drugs for Age-Related Disease 5/11/2016
Taiho Pharma Forms Venture Arm in California to Foster Cancer Biotech Start-ups 5/10/2016
Naurex Spinout Aptinyx Banks $65 Million Series A to Advance Therapies for Neurological Disorders 5/10/2016
Bay Area VC Firm venBio Closes $315 Million Life Sciences Fund 5/6/2016
ViewPoint Therapeutics Raises $4 Million In Series A Financing 5/5/2016
Backed by Celgene (CELG) and Novartis AG (NVS), IDEAYA Biosciences Raises $46 Million and Recruits an Arsenal Full of Industry Vets 5/4/2016
MPM Capital Launches $471 Million Social Impact Oncology Fund 5/4/2016
MVM Life Science Partners Closes $233 Million Healthcare Fund 5/3/2016
London Biotech Orchard Therapeutics Launches with $30 Million and Academic Partnerships for Gene Therapy Development 5/3/2016
Sienna Biopharma Launches with $34 Million and a Roster Full of Former Kythera (KYTH) Execs 5/2/2016
Startup Homology Medicines Launches With $43 Million Series A, To Be Led By Three Former Shire (SHPG) Execs 5/2/2016
Why Big Pharma And Small Biotech Need Each Other Now 4/29/2016
Backed by Celgene (CELG), Bay Area Startup FLX Bio Bags $50 Million to Push Lead Drug into Clinic 4/28/2016
UBS Raises Record $471 Million for Oncology Impact Fund 4/27/2016
Moving From Academia To Successful Biotech 4/26/2016
Clear Guide Medical Announces The Closing Of Series A Financing Of $3 Million Led By Wildermuth Advisory 4/21/2016
Bill Gates' Ex-Science Advisor Launches Life Sciences Fund, Eyes $150 Million 4/20/2016
4 Life Science Startups to Watch 4/19/2016
Startup with Bay Area Ties, DalCor, Secures $150 Million Financing and to Launch Phase III Trial 4/19/2016
Illumina (ILMN) Commits $100 Million to New Venture Capital Firm 4/15/2016
Cincytech Closes Fund IV, Its Largest Fund To Date, With Record Participation 4/15/2016
Cydan Churns Out Second Rare Disease Biotech Imara with $31 Million 4/14/2016
Forbion Raises $200 Million for Drugs, Medtechs and Diagnostics 4/12/2016
Dozens of Startups are Chasing the Cancer Blood Test Dream 4/6/2016
Bay State Startup Entasis Banks $50 Million Series B 4/5/2016
Amal Therapeutics Raises CHF 3 Million In A Series A Financing Round Led By Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund 3/30/2016
San Diego Startup Zavante Therapeutics Grabs $45 Million to Develop First-in-Class Injectable Antibiotic 3/30/2016
Bay State Startup ImmuneXcite Bags $8.6 Million, Appoints Eric Furfine as CSO and Acting CEO 3/30/2016
Ex-Allergan (AGN) Exec's New Venture Chase Pharma Bags $12 Million 3/29/2016
Antibiotic Development Company Iterum Raises $40 Million Series A 3/25/2016
Sequoia Capital China Expects To Raise $1.5 Billion In Two Investment Funds 3/24/2016
Healthcare Investor Endeavour Vision Shifts Focus to Medtech with $275 Million Fund 3/23/2016
City of Carlsbad Biotech Incubator a Success 3/23/2016
New York Startup Syntimmune Secures Second Tranche of $26 Million Series A, Will Use to Advance Autoimmune Therapy 3/22/2016
Joi Scientific Closes Series-A Funding To Commercialize Next-Generation Hydrogen Fuel Technology 3/21/2016
Science Center's Start-Up Accelerator Emerges From Stealth Mode To Focus On "Long Horizon" Technologies 3/18/2016
With Donghai Securities And The German Startups Group, Fiagon AG Has Added Two New Investors With A Total Investment Of 7.5 Million Euros 3/17/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Launches Pan-European Bioincubator to Help Startups with Funding, Lab Space and R&D Expertise 3/16/2016
Bay Area's Spirox Closes $45 Million Series C for ENT Devices 3/16/2016
Takeda (TKPYY) and Frazier Healthcare Partners' New Startup Outpost Medicine Nabs $41 Million Series A 3/16/2016
Startup Cambridge Epigenetix Nabs $21 Million and Plucks New CEO from Illumina (ILMN) 3/15/2016
San Francisco Imaging Startup Arterys Rakes In $12 Million Series A 3/14/2016
Backed by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), New VC Firm SG3 Ventures Has $100 Million to Bet on Pittsburg Startups 3/11/2016
Theranos Rival HealthTell Bags $26 Million for Single-Drop-of-Blood Diagnostics 3/11/2016
City Of Carlsbad Reports Biotech Incubator Success 3/10/2016
Bay Area's Tizona Therapeutics Emerges from Stealth Mode with $70 Million Total in Financing 3/9/2016
Agilent (A) Infuses $80 Million into Emerging Biotech Lasergen 3/8/2016
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Inks Deal to Annually Launch Two Life Science Startups in Kendall Square 3/8/2016
Inside the $50 Billion Biotech Sugar Daddy that Invested in Startups Like Denali, Juno (JUNO) 3/7/2016
M&A: The Last Refuge for Biotechs Seeking Funding 3/7/2016
Led By Ex-Sanofi (SNY) Exec, Mysterious Ribon Therapeutics Eyes a New Type of Cancer Drug 3/4/2016
Inova Health System to Launch $100 Million Venture Fund Dedicated to Precision Medicine 2/26/2016
Nanotechnology Company Exicure Raises Over $42 Million from Bill Gates, AbbVie (ABBV), Agilent (A) and Others 2/26/2016
Bay Area Startup Rani Therapeutics Tops $70 Million in Funding With Heavy Hitters like AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), Novartis AG (NVS) and Google (GOOG) 2/26/2016
Forty Seven Launches with Half of $75 Million Series A Backed by Google (GOOG) and 100+ Patents 2/26/2016
GenomeNext Raises $1.2 Million In Seed Funding 2/24/2016
Pliant Launches in the Bay Area With $45 Million and Former Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Celgene (CELG) Execs At the Wheel 2/18/2016
VR Startup MindMaze Bags $100 Million In New Funding Round 2/18/2016
Corvidia Therapeutics Bags $26 Million and a Licensing Deal with AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) 2/18/2016
BioEnterprise Release: Midwest Healthcare Startups Raise $1.5 Billion in 2015 2/17/2016
Lightstone Ventures Snags $50 Million Singapore Focused Fund 2/17/2016
Stealth Bay Area Med Device Firm Cala Health Nabs $18 Million for Wearable Device That Treats Hand and Wrist Tremors 2/17/2016
Saphetor Raises CHF1.2 Million In Seed Financing Round 2/17/2016
Seven Bridges Genomics Nabs $45 Million Series A 2/16/2016
ScarX Therapeutics Closes $2 Million Series A Financing 2/16/2016
SoCal and UK-Based Startup Akarna Therapeutics Gets $15 Million 2/16/2016
Gene Therapy Company Bamboo Therapeutics Raises $49.5 Million in Apparent Series A Financing Round 2/15/2016
Google (GOOG)'s VC Firm GV Sits on a $2.4 Billion Cash Pile, Seeks to be a Big Player in Biotech and Healthcare 2/12/2016
Startup Yumanity Closes on $45 Million, With Biogen (BIIB) and Sanofi-Genzyme BioVentures Joining In 2/10/2016
Hemovent Raises $6 Million In Series A Funding 2/10/2016
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
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
Illumina (ILMN) Forms New Company Grail to Enable Early Cancer Detection via Blood-Based Screening 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
Entac Medical Announces Funding Of Series A Round 1/5/2016
Massachusetts Startup Scholar Rock Scores $36 Million to Move Drug to First Clinical Trial 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
With High-Powered Backing, Bay Area Vitesse Biologics is 'Getting Up to Speed' 10/23/2015
TAI Diagnostics Closes $8.2M Series A Financing 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
Medical Device Startup Biolectrics Raises Nearly $1M To Eliminate The Pain Of Gum Disease 10/15/2015
23andMe Raises $115 Million in Series E Financing Led by Fidelity Management & Research Company 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
DynoSense Closes $9.4 Million Series A Funding Round 8/25/2015
FluGen Closes $12 Million Series A Financing 8/25/2015
North Carolina's Hatteras Venture Scores $90 Million Life Sciences, Health IT Fund 8/24/2015
PE Firm Aisling Plots $400 Million Life Sciences Fund 8/21/2015
Kindara to Hire, Nabs $5.3 Million to Support Fertility Monitoring Tools 8/21/2015
Telesta Therapeutics Bags $28.6 Million 8/20/2015