Meet the Biotech That Just Got Seed Funding From MIT's New $170 Million Venture Fund

Published: Sep 19, 2017

A company that's come up with a way to deliver drugs using ultrasounds just became the first biotech to get funding from MIT's new $170 million venture fund.

The seed round of a few million dollars — in which venture fund Polaris also participated — will go toward getting the technology prepped for human trials, which 30-year-old CEO Carl Schoellhammer anticipates will happen within the next 12 months. The investments from the fund, called The Engine, were announced on Tuesday.

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