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Biotech/Pharma - Finance, Start-Up
Avalon Ventures, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Bet $20M On Two Biotech Startups 9/22/2014
UC Launches $250M Venture Fund To Back Homegrown Startups 9/16/2014
Cambridge, Mass.-Based Biotech Startup Scholar Rock Reels In $20 Million 9/16/2014
Durham's Liquidia Technologies Inc. Spins Out Second Pharmaceutical Company; Raises $10 Million From Bay Area VC Firm 9/10/2014
Serial Biotech Exec Christoph Westphal Banks $40 Million For Startup FlexPharma 9/10/2014
Euclises Pharmaceuticals Announces Series A Financing 9/9/2014
Boston Startup OncoPep Secures $6.9 Million Series B Financing 8/28/2014
Menlo Park Startup Armetheon Snags $7 Million Series A Financing 8/28/2014
Zai Lab Of Shanghai Raises Over $30 Million In Series A Funding 8/27/2014
Fresh From Co-Founding Massively Financed Juno Therapeutics, Arch Venture Partners Banks $400 Million+ To Back New Biotechs 8/27/2014
Massachusetts' Civitas Therapeutics Locks In $55 Million 8/26/2014
Redwood City Startup, Aldea Pharmaceuticals, Reels In $24 Million 8/26/2014
San Diego Startup, Hera Therapeutics, Unveils Drug For Viral Infections Tied To Cervical Cancer 8/25/2014
Silicon Valley’s Hottest Tech Accelerator, Y Combinator, To Debut Biotech Startups 8/19/2014
San Diego Startup, Batu Biologics, Achieves Goal In Crowdfunding Campaign 8/19/2014
Sofinnova Ventures Raises $500 Million Biotech Venture Fund 7/23/2014
Taiho Pharmaceutical Invests US $30 Million In Remiges Biopharma Fund, LP 7/23/2014
Candid Advice For Cash-Strapped Startups From A Biotech VC; Success At Lumena Pharmaceuticals 7/22/2014
Confirmed: With $32 Million, Boston Startup Morphs Into San Diego's Cidara Therapeutics 7/1/2014
New San Diego Biotech K2 Therapeutics Locks In Over $30 Million, Company Name To Change Soon 6/27/2014
Cambridge Startup Navitor Pharmaceuticals Debuts With $23.5 Million Series A In Pocket 6/20/2014
AlzProtect Raises EUR 2 Million In Series A Financing 6/11/2014
Gene Therapy Biotech Lysogene Reels In $22 Million 5/21/2014
Big Names Infuse Startup Anokion With $37.5 Million 5/7/2014
Two San Francisco Startups, Element Science And Nurix, Reap Cash From Third Rock Ventures' Rich Funding Round 4/24/2014
VCs Wager $243 Million On San Diego Startups In Q1 4/18/2014
Startup Heart Metabolics Limited Launches With $20 Million In Pocket 4/17/2014
Startup AAVLife Emerges From Stealth Mode With $12 Million In Pocket 4/15/2014
Startup Spero Emerges With $3 Million, Backing From Roche (RHHBY) 4/9/2014
Startup Biotech, Kindex Pharmaceuticals, Launches With $5 Million In Pocket 3/25/2014
Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Will Spend $30 Million To Expand China Plant 3/19/2014
Billionaire-Backed San Diego Startup, Human Longevity Inc., Gets $70 Million To Take On Aging 3/7/2014
iBIO Institute’s PROPEL® Center Clients Exceed $100 Million Capital Raised 2/18/2014
Third Rock Ventures Launches Gene-Therapy Startup, Voyager Therapeutics, With $45 Million Series A In Pocket 2/12/2014
TNG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Closes $4.6 Million Series A Financing 2/6/2014
Startup Lumos Pharma Snags $14 Million Series A Financing 2/4/2014
Madison Vaccines Closes $8 Million Series A Financing 1/13/2014
Maverix Biomics Closes $6 Million Series A Round For Proven Gene Expression Data Analysis Company 1/7/2014
Startup, Alexar Therapeutics, Launches With $21.5 Million In The Bank 1/2/2014
U.S.-Based Versant Ventures Dumps $10 Million Into Vancouver Startup Inception 4 12/9/2013
San Diego's Telephus Seeks $5 Million to Advance Anti-Infective Antibody 12/4/2013
Avalon Ventures-GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Launch Sitari Pharm With $10 Million Series A And R&D Support 11/22/2013
Bay Area's Allergen Research Corporation Lands $17 Million Series A Financing 11/21/2013
Pulmocide Receives £17 Million Series A Funding 11/20/2013
Indiana Biosciences Research Institute Hits $50 Million Start-Up Funding Goal 11/19/2013
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Sees Something Special In MissionTherapeutics Ltd, Backs Co With $32 Million Series B 11/18/2013
Envisia Therapeutics Debuts With $25 Million Series A Financing 11/12/2013
Alector LLC Secures Series A Financing to Find Cure for Alzheimer's and Related Diseases 10/31/2013
f-Star Announces Formation of New Asset-Centric Vehicle, F-Star Alpha Ltd, With €9.4 Million Series A Investment 10/23/2013
Biodesy LLC Lands $15 Million Series A, Taps New CEO 10/17/2013
Startup Seragon Pharmaceuticals Lands $30 Million in Series A Financing 10/16/2013
Cydan Expands Initial Financing to $26 Million; Additional Money Validates Unique Orphan Drug Accelerator Model 10/1/2013
ObsEva Lands $34.5 Million Series A Funding, License Agreement With Merck Serono 8/29/2013
BioDirection Completes $3.95 Million Series A Financing 8/19/2013
Stem Cell Firm Regeneus Raising Targets $10 Million 8/19/2013
Kodiak-Backed Greenlight Biosciences Gets $7 Million 8/13/2013
Apexigen Secures $20 Million Series A1 Financing 8/6/2013
BioMotiv Secures $46 Million in Funding 8/5/2013
Rhythm Lands $11 Million Tranche to Advance Its Treatment of GI Disorders 7/31/2013
Bina Accelerates Growth With Fully Subscribed $8 Million Series B Round, Adds to Executive Team 7/30/2013
Edimer Hauls in $18 Million Series B 7/30/2013
Meditope Biosciences Raises $3.6M in Series A Financing 7/26/2013
Alcresta Grabs $10 Million Series B 7/22/2013
Spinout Company, Absynth Biologics Limited, Secures $1.2 Million to Develop Vaccines Against Infection 7/19/2013
Audentes Therapeutics Scores $30 Million for Rare-Disease Gene Therapies 7/18/2013
TB Biosciences, Inc. Closes $1.5 Million in Series A Financing 7/18/2013
Ayasdi Raises $30.6 Million to Map Your Data 7/16/2013
OncoEthix Snags $19 Million Series B 7/8/2013
Predixion Software Raises $20 Million in Series C Financing 7/8/2013
Sunstone Capital and LU Bioscience Invest 7 MSEK in Cantargia 7/8/2013
NuMedii Receives $3.5M in a Series A Financing From Claremont Creek Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners 6/26/2013
Success With an Angel Syndicate: How One Pharma Startup, Savara, Raised $16 Million Without VCs 6/18/2013
PRISM Pharma Closes $15 Million Series C Financing 6/13/2013
Collbio Limited Raises £250K to Further Develop Collagen Sales 6/11/2013
Targovax AS Raises $3.6 Million in Private and Public Support for TG01 Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine Development 6/5/2013
Arcato Laboratories Announces Execution of Term Sheet for Series A Round of Financing 5/29/2013
Trino Therapeutics Secures $12 Million in Series A Investment 5/28/2013
Callidus Biopharma Announces $4.6 million in Series A Financing to Pursue Orphan Disease Therapies 5/14/2013
Lumena Pharmaceuticals Raises $23 Million to Advance Drug for Rare Liver Diseases 5/8/2013
Zhejiang Huahai Raises $126 Million for New Production Facility 5/3/2013
Raleigh Startup Scioderm Nets $9 Million 4/30/2013
Tranzyme Pharma (TZYM) and Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. Closing $20 Million PIPE Financing With Merger 4/24/2013
WuXi PharmaTech Co., Ltd. VC Fund Participates in Syros Pharma's Initial Round 4/23/2013
Startup Allecra Therapeutics Raises $19.5 Million Series A Financing 4/18/2013
BEAT BioTherapeutics Corporation Closes $2.5 Million Seed Financing to Develop Its Gene Therapy Treatment for Heart Failure 4/16/2013
Avilex Pharma, a Spin Out Company From the University of Copenhagen, Announces Seed Investment From Novo Seeds 4/15/2013
Pharma Startup, Syros Pharmaceuticals Gets $30 Million for Genetic Cancer Treatments 4/12/2013
Novaliq GmbH Raises $18.1 Million 4/11/2013
AgBiome Secures $14.5 Million Series A Financing 4/11/2013
Cydan Launches With $16 Million in Backing 4/11/2013
GenSight Biologics Raises $41 Million to Advance Gene Therapy for Blinding Disease 4/8/2013
Device Startup, Adagio Medical Gets $2.5 Million Investment but Stays Quiet on Technology for Heart Disease 4/5/2013
Bina Technologies Raises $6.25 Million for Gene Analysis 3/27/2013
Theraclone Sciences, Inc. Secures $14 Million 3/25/2013
SEEK's First Spin-Out Infirst HEALTHCARE Raises $38 Million 3/25/2013
Novira Therapeutics Completes $25 Million Series A Financing 3/25/2013
Schizophrenia Drug Startup Reviva Pharmaceuticals Inc Raises $12 Million 3/22/2013
Brickell Biotech Raises $7 Million Series B 2/26/2013
Third Rock Ventures Launches Jounce Therapeutics With $47 Million 2/15/2013
Helmedix Launched With Start-Up Investment From the MRCF to Develop Potential Treatment for Autoimmune Disease 2/14/2013
Domainex Ltd Announces Investment Round to Progress Its TBK1/IKKe and Epigenetic Programs 2/14/2013
Bone Therapeutics Raises $10.4 Million Series D 1/29/2013
New England Compounding Creditors Seek $21 Million Clawback 1/25/2013
TVM Life Science Ventures VII Announces First Investment: Kaneq Bioscience Ltd. 1/22/2013
KeyView Labs Raises $11.4 Million 1/16/2013
Investors Have Put $15.5 Million Behind Cancer Drug Startup Esanex 1/11/2013
NewLeaf Symbiotics Raises $7 Million in Series A Financing From RockPort Capital, Open Prairie Ventures and Pangaea Ventures 1/10/2013
ISA Pharmaceuticals Secures $10.5 Million 1/7/2013
Labrys Biologics Seals $31 Million Series A, Taps New CEO and Drug From Pfizer Inc. (PFE) 1/3/2013
Gradalis Inc. Closes $24 Million in Series B Financing 1/3/2013
Trevi Therapeuitcs Raises $10 Million Series A 12/18/2012
Allakos Completes Series A Financing of $32 Million 12/17/2012
Biotech Startup Transcriptic Receives $1.2 Million in Seed Funding Led by Google Ventures 12/14/2012
Moderna Therapeutics Launches With $40 Million for Innovative Idea 12/6/2012
Avelas Biosciences Gains $7.65 Million for Tumor Visualization 12/6/2012
$1 Million Invested Into QuaDPharma, LLC by Rand Capital and Advantage Capital Partners 11/21/2012
Innovent Biologics Raises $25 Million 11/16/2012
Benten BioServices Receives Additional Funding 11/2/2012
ZS Pharma Lands $46 Million for Kidney and Liver Drug Development 10/24/2012
Aclaris Therapeutics Raises $21 Million in Series A Financing 10/24/2012
Drug Development Co. Pharma Two B Raises $8 Million 10/23/2012
Neurovance Emerges From Stealth With $7 Million for ADHD 10/18/2012
NorthStar Biotech Launches $20 Million Private Placement Round With Proceeds to Fund Bioheart, Inc. Trials 10/15/2012
Healthsense Gets $7 Million in Funding From Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Others 9/20/2012
Station X Closes a $5 Million Second Round of Equity Financing 9/17/2012
Confluence Announces $4 Million in Series A Financing 9/17/2012
Aclaris Therapeutics Raises $21 Million in Stock Sale 9/13/2012
Annovation Adds $8 Million to Develop Safer, More Precise Anesthesia 9/10/2012
BioMotiv Secures $21 Million in Initial Funding 9/5/2012
THERAVECTYS Raises 7.48 Million Euros, One of the Largest Funding in Private Equity in 2012 9/4/2012
Aerpio Completes $27 Million Series A Financing 8/30/2012
Novira Therapeutics Secures $23 Million Series A Financing to Advance Antiviral Research 8/24/2012
Biotech Start-Up Atterocor Raises $16 Million Series A 8/3/2012
Boston VC Firm Avalon Ventures Backs Pingup Avalon Ventures Completes Pingup $1 Million Seed Financing Round 7/31/2012
Mycell Technologies Announces $10 Million Institutional Financing 7/26/2012
Relmada Therapeutics Raises $3.0 Million in Initial Closing of Series A Financing 7/24/2012
Coferon Announces $12 Million Series B Financing 7/16/2012
Raleigh Startup, Sprout Pharmaceuticals Raises $20 Million in Search of "Female Viagra" 7/16/2012
Rex Health Ventures Announces Inaugural Investment in N.C. Firm, Aerial BioPharma 7/12/2012
Gemmus Pharma Closes on Series A Funding to Develop Superior Flu Drug 6/28/2012
Xenikos B.V. Secures EUR 5.5 Million in Financing to Support Further Clinical Development of its T-Guard™ Product as an Orphan Drug for Treating Graft-Versus-Host Disease 6/19/2012
Global Blood Therapeutics, Third Rock Ventures’s First West Coast Startup, Gets $41 Million 6/14/2012
New Firm Select BioVentures Seeks $200 Million for Biotech Deals in Sunshine State 6/13/2012
Alize Pharma Closes EUR 3.3 Million Funding Round 6/4/2012
Intelliject, Inc. Announces $15 Million Debt Financing to Accelerate Targeted Pipeline Development 5/30/2012
Zurex Pharma, Inc. Raises $6.2 Million 5/22/2012
NuMe Health Completes $1.5 Million Series A Financing to Advance Its First Cobiotic™ Aimed at Helping Prediabetics Maintain Healthy Blood Glucose Levels 5/16/2012
Ra Pharma Closes $8.6 Million Second Tranche of $27 Million Series A 5/16/2012
Retrophin, LLC Completes Series A Financing 5/7/2012
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals (immy) Closes $7.95 Million Financing and Provides Progress Report to Shareholders 4/27/2012
OLIGOMERIX Completes $2 Million Series A Financing 4/23/2012
Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs Awards Cash to 6 Ambitious Biotech Startups 4/17/2012
Enzyme Maker Alcresta Nabs $10 Million Series A 4/17/2012
Cerecor Inc. Raises $22 Million Series A Financing 4/5/2012
OvaScience Rakes In $37 Million Series B Financing 4/4/2012
Sprout Pharma Takes Root Raising $5 Million for Sexual Dysfunction Drug 4/4/2012
LNC Closes Successfully Its Second Fundraising: €3.5 Million to Accelerate Its R&D and Market Access 4/4/2012
Foundation Fighting Blindness Commits $2 Million to MitoChem Therapeutics for Developing a Vision-Saving Drug Treatment that Protects Mitochondrial Function 4/2/2012
Promethera Raises $31.4 Million to Progress Progenitor Cell Therapy for Liver Diseases 3/29/2012
Celtic Therapeutics Pledges $50 Million to Establish ADC Therapeutics, New Company Will Develop Antibody-Drug Conjugates 3/26/2012
Sprout Pharmaceuticals Raises $5 Million 3/22/2012
Enterome Raises EUR 5 Million in Series A Funding Round 3/22/2012
Kala Pharmaceuticals Gets National Institutes of Health (NIH) Grants, Raises $6.2 Million 3/14/2012
4s3 Bioscience Lands $20 Million in Venture Funding 3/5/2012
Biotech Firm Spun Off from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Raises $7 Million to Advance Magnetic-Based Vascular Treatment 3/2/2012
Mnemosyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Completes $5.4 Million Series A Round to Support Drug Discovery Programs 2/16/2012
Fidelity Growth Partners India Leads a $40 Million Investment Round in Aptuit Laurus Private Limited 2/14/2012
Organovo Raises $6.5 Million, Lists on OTC, in Alternative Public Offering 2/14/2012
Avaxia Biologics, Inc. Closes $4.1 Million Series A Financing to Advance Oral Antibodies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2/14/2012
Glaucoma Drug Developer Altheos, Inc. Adds $12.5 Million to Series A Round 2/10/2012
Genome Designs, Inc. Receives Seed Financing and Starts Operation 2/7/2012
Synchroneuron Completes $6 Million Series A Financing to Fund Development of a Novel Treatment for Movement Disorders 2/7/2012
CN Creative Raises Series A Funding to Develop First Medically Approved Electronic Inhaler Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Smoking Cessation 1/25/2012
LanzaTech Raises $58 Million in Series C Round; Petronas Becomes Strategic Investor 1/23/2012
RaNA Therapeutics, Inc. Emerges With $20.7 Million Startup Financing 1/18/2012
Senova Systems, Inc. Inks $6.7 Million Series B 1/12/2012
BerGenBio AS Completes $9 Million Series A Financing for First in Class Oncology Therapeutics 1/9/2012
Biotech Startup, Daktari Diagnostics Raises $5 Million in Financing Round 12/29/2011
Santa Cruz Biopharm Firm Tosk, Inc. Looks to Raise $5.1 Million 12/29/2011
Bruce Montgomery's New Startup, Cardeas Pharma, Raises $5 Million 12/21/2011
Perosphere Inc. Launched -- First Close of $1.5 Million Series A Convertible Preferred Stock Offering 12/19/2011
Ember Therapeutics Launched with $34 Million to Focus on Metabolic Disorders 12/15/2011
Cannabis Science Inc. Bumps Series A to $47.6 Million 12/14/2011
ImmusanT, Inc. Raises $20 Million in Series A Financing to Advance Immunotherapeutic and Diagnostic for Celiac Disease 12/13/2011
Xeris Pharmaceuticals Closes US$1.5 Million Series A Financing with Central Texas Angel Network 12/12/2011
Aratana Therapeutics Raises $15 Million Series B Financing 12/7/2011
ChanRx Secures Series A Funding 11/21/2011
Oxyrane Raises $26.5 Million in Series D Financing 11/17/2011
Allena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Launches with $15 Million Series A Round 11/16/2011
Aprecia Pharmaceuticals Raises $25.7 Million in Equity Offering 11/11/2011
APIM Therapeutics AS Closes a Seed-Follow-Up Financing Round 11/10/2011
Rempex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Snags $67.5 Million 11/9/2011
ORCA Therapeutics Receives up to €5 Million Innovation Credit from Dutch Government 11/8/2011
Dermira Scores $42 Million Series A Financing to Fund Therapeutic Advances in Dermatology 10/21/2011
Imagen Biotech Banks $40 Million to Advance Ophthalmology Therapies 10/20/2011
Arteaus Therapeutics, LLC Raises $18 Million to Prevent Migraines 10/19/2011
Third Rock Ventures Launches SAGE Therapeutics with $35 Million Backing 10/18/2011
Foundation Medicine Closes Expanded Series A Financing Totaling $33.5 Million; Third Rock Ventures and Google Inc. Ventures Join as Investors 10/18/2011
Cleave Biosciences Raises $42 Million in Series A Financing for Novel Cancer Therapies 10/12/2011
Azelon Pharmaceuticals Secures $4.5 Million in Series A Financing to Support Phase 2 Study of Nasal Spray Teriparatide (PTH1-34) for the Treatment of Osteoporosis 10/11/2011



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